Jury selection in Queensland
Have you ever been curious about how jurors are selected for Jury Service? A short video is now available to explain the jury selection process. The video also offers interesting information about jury service in Queensland. View the video.
Do you need to contact a courthouse?
Follow this link to access address and contact information for individual courthouses throughout Queensland.
In Freedom's Cause: the Queensland Legal Profession and the Great War
Supreme Court Library Queensland's new exhibition—In Freedom's Cause: the Queensland Legal Profession and the Great War which honours Queensland’s lawyer-soldiers, is now open.
Visitors have a unique opportunity to gain an insight into these soldiers’ lives from enlistment, embarkation, engagement in battle, war duties and homecoming. Our profession’s fallen colleagues, who sacrificed their lives to fight in freedom’s cause, are also honoured.
Email scam alert
The Queensland Courts Service has been advised that numerous courthouses around the state have been contacted by members of the public who have received an email requesting their appearance at a nominated date and time at a specific courthouse.
Prosecutors or legal representatives for the defendant can apply for an online adjournment in a matter listed for mention or review on one of the following Brisbane Magistrates Court lists:
- Committal callover—held in Court 18 every Monday
- Summary Trial callover—held in Court 18 every Wednesday.
Online search and copy court documents
Legal practitioners and members of the public can now apply online to access documents and files in criminal and civil court matters in the Brisbane Magistrates Court and all Supreme and District Courts statewide.
The number of courthouses where you can access secure, fast Wi-Fi is growing by the day. Practitioners can now request a Username and Password from an online Courts Wi-Fi Self Service Portal. Self represented litigants can also request access to this service from the Registry counter at Wi-Fi equipped courts.
Electronic Lodgement or eLodgement is an online service which allows court users to lodge Magistrates Court civil claims, statements of claim, requests for default judgment and affidavit forms online.
The service is available in all Magistrates Courts throughout the state.
The operations of a number of Queensland Courts have been affected by Tropical Cyclone Marcia. Details about whether any courts will remain closed on Monday will be published on this page on Sunday 22 February.
Daily law lists
Court listings for the day. The law lists are updated daily, no later than 6pm the preceding day.
Schedule of the appearances and hearings scheduled for a court.
Full text of judgments from the Queensland Courts.
Search civil files
Access court documents online.
Land Court Decisions
Full text of Decisions from the Land Court of Queensland
A list of Queensland's Courthouses and contact information.