COVID-19 response - Land Court

The Land Court of Queensland is responding to the evolving impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and has implemented a range of changes to court operations.

Queensland Health advise that people should stay at home if they are feeling unwell or have been overseas in the past 14 days. If you have been interstate in the last 14 days, and in particular have travelled to a Queensland Health declared hotspot you must follow advice issued by Queensland Health.

Before you attend the Land Court read the latest practice direction:

Practice Direction LC 2021/3 - Covid-19 (Amended)

To file any documents other than originating processes please email Originating process documents are to be filed in person please contact the registry by phone or email if you are unable to do so.

For all enquiries please use said email or call 3738 7199.

Please continue to check the website daily for updates.

Unless otherwise directed, the following court arrangements will continue to apply:

  • The Court will conduct the following court events by videoconference or teleconference (as advised) and parties are excused from attending in person:
    • mediations or preliminary conferences
    • CMEE conferences (case management conferences and meetings of experts)
    • directions hearings or reviews.
  • The Court will direct arrangements for oral hearings, whether interlocutory or final, in consultation with the parties. Parties must advise the Court and all other parties, in writing, and as soon as possible, of any health, technology or other circumstances or preferences they ask the Court to take into account in directing those arrangements.

The Court uses the following technology for the stated purposes:

*Specific details for videoconferences and teleconferences will be emailed to the parties prior to the listing event.