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  • Updated:23 Apr 2010
 

05.Small claims tribunal

The application fees and maximum claims vary from state to state. The contact details for each state and territory are given below. Most organisations charge an application fee and a maximum claim amount is likely to apply. Contact your organisation for details.

Australian Capital Territory

Small Claims Court
Ground Floor
ACT Magistrates Court Building
Knowles Place, Canberra City 2600
GPO Box 370
Canberra ACT 2601
Phone: (02) 6217 4274
Fax: (02) 6217 4506
Website: www.courts.act.gov.au/magistrates/index.html

New South Wales

Consumer, Trader & Tenancy Tribunal
Level 12
175 Castlereagh Street, Sydney 2000
GPO Box 4005
Sydney 2001
Phone: 1300 135 399
Fax: 1300 135 247
Website: www.fairtrading.nsw.gov.au/cttt.html


Northern Territory

Local Court Small Claims Division
Cnr Cavanagh and Bennett Streets
Darwin 0800
GPO Box 1281
Darwin 0801
Phone: (08) 8999 6225
Fax: (08) 8999 7666
Website: www.nt.gov.au/justice/ntmc/small_claims.shtml


Queensland

Small Claims Tribunal
Brisbane Magistrates Court
363 George Street
Brisbane 4000
Phone: (07) 3247 4578
Fax: (07) 3247 5555
Website: www.justice.qld.gov.au/courts/factsht/C05SmallClaims.htm


South Australia

Magistrate's Court
Civil (Minor Claims) jurisdiction
260-280 Victoria Square
Adelaide 5000
Phone: (08) 8204 2444
Fax: (08) 8204 0670
Website: www.courts.sa.gov.au/courts/magistrates/index.html


Tasmania

Magistrates Court
Civil Division
23-25 Liverpool Street
Hobart 7000
GPO Box 354
Hobart 7001
Phone: (03) 6233 3623
Fax: (03) 6233 5068
Website: www.magistratescourt.tas.gov.au/divisions/civil


Victoria

Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal
Civil Claims List
55 King Street
Melbourne 3000
GPO Box 5408 CC
Melbourne 3001
Phone: (03) 9628 9830 or 1800 133 055
Fax: (03) 9268 9988
Email: vcat@vcat.vic.gov.au
Website: www.vcat.vic.gov.au


Western Australia

Magistrates Court
Civil Registry
May Holman Centre
Level 3, 32 St Georges Terrace
Perth 6000
Phone: (08) 9425 2222
Fax: (08) 9421 1075
Website: www.magistratescourt.wa.gov.au

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