Christmas closure - Supreme, District, Land and Magistrates Courts registries

Supreme, District and Land Courts

The registries of the Supreme, District and Land Courts at Brisbane, Cairns, Rockhampton and Townsville will be closed on and from Monday, 25 December 2018 to and including Friday, 4 January 2019.  These days have been designated Court holidays pursuant to:

Opening of the registry for urgent matters only can be arranged by contacting the security staff of the Supreme and District Courts at Brisbane on (07) 3247 4771.

Magistrates Court

Magistrates Court registries will be closed over the Christmas / New Year period from Monday, 24 December 2018 up to and including Friday, 4 January 2019. The court holidays are as designated by Magistrates Court Practice Direction 2 of 2018 (PDF, 135.0 KB).

While court registries will be closed over the Christmas/New Year period, the following courts will have an appointed magistrate and/or clerk either on-call or in attendance for urgent, bail and arrest matters: Brisbane Arrest Court, Cairns, Southport, Toowoomba, Maryborough, Bundaberg and Townsville.

Please contact Queensland Government Agent Program (QGAP) sites individually for their Christmas closure dates. Find the contact details for your nearest QGAP.