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Wonthaggi Magistrates' Court

Change Court
Watt Street
Wonthaggi Victoria 3995
PO Box 104
Wonthaggi Victoria 3995
Monday : CLOSED Tuesday : 9:00am - 4:00pm Wednesday : CLOSED Thursday : CLOSED Friday : 9:00am - 4:30pm Saturday : CLOSED Sunday : CLOSED

Wonthaggi Magistrates' Court is closed between 1pm and 2pm on sitting days.


On street parking only.

Available at this court

Criminal matters

The criminal jurisdiction of the Magistrates’ Court hears and determines all summary offences, some indictable offences and conducts committal hearings. 

Civil matters

The Magistrates’ Court can hear civil disputes up to the value of $100,000 arising from debts, claims for damages, other monetary disputes or equitable relief.

Intervention orders

There are two types of intervention orders that can be ordered in the Magistrates' Court. They are personal safety and family violence intervention orders. 

Bail support (CISP)

Support is available for eligible accused persons on bail through the Court Integrated Services Program (CISP).

Assessment and Referral Court (ARC)

A court list for accused persons who have a mental illness and/or a cognitive impairment. A cognitive impairment can include an intellectual disability, acquired brain injury or autism spectrum disorder.

Facilities at this court

  • Audio Visual Link
  • Toilets
  • Accessible toilets
  • Wheelchair access
  • Remote witness facility

Contact us

Enquiries P: (03) 9087 5732 F: (03) 5612 8525 E:
Court Integrated Services Program (CISP) E:
Last updated on 13 Feb 2023
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