Contacts for media

The daily law lists are issued by Queensland’s Supreme Court, District Court, Industrial Court, Land Court and regional Magistrates Courts.

See below for other contacts for media enquiries.


Routine media enquiries about court appearance dates and outcomes

The courthouse where the matter is listed

Media enquiries for the Magistrates Courts or the Department of Justice and Attorney-General

Communication Services Branch, +61 7 3738 9295

Media enquiries for the Supreme Court and District Court

Principal Information Officer,

General enquiries

Contact us

Information on using electronic devices in courtrooms

Supreme Court practice direction: 2014/08 - Electronic devices in courtrooms (PDF, 260.7 KB)

Information on reporting from outside the courthouse

Supreme Court practice direction: 2014/17 - Queen Elizabeth II Courts of Law Supreme Court, Brisbane Accessways to remain clear (PDF, 182.2 KB)

Judgments issued by the Supreme and District Courts

Supreme Court Library Queensland

Protocol for recording and broadcasting judgment remarks

The Recording and broadcasting of judgment remarks protocol (PDF, 126.8 KB) sets out the arrangements and procedures for accredited media to record and broadcast the court’s judgment remarks to ensure fair and accurate reporting, and increase the accessibility of court proceedings. The protocol also ensures that proceedings are run efficiently and fairly.

Accredited media may apply to the court to record and broadcast judgment remarks using the application form (PDF, 298.4 KB) and submit it by email to the Queensland Courts Information Officer.

Media access to exhibits

Members of the media are reminded that when making an application to the court (using Form 1 (DOC, 25.0 KB)) for the copying of an exhibit for publication under rule 56A of the Criminal Practice Rules 1999 they must satisfy the court of the nature of proposed or potential publication and that publication of the exhibit is in the interest of the public or some other legitimate interest.

Media releases

Further information