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Court Network

Court Network

Court Network is a unique non-legal court support, information and referral service operating throughout Victoria and Queensland. Court Network is the only court-based service explicitly and solely concerned with the need of court users.

Court Network offers information, support and referral services assisting:

  • Victims of crime
  • People accused of crime
  • Families, adults and children who attend court and require support
  • Adults and children who have been violated or exploited by crime
  • Litigants who have little or no support

Court Network volunteers can:

  • Provide support and information about going to court
  • Be with you in person on your day in court
  • Explain how the courts and legal systems operate (in person or by telephone)
  • Show you around the court beforehand, so you can become familiar with where you have to go on the day of your court case
  • Provide you with a safe place in court
  • Refer you to other community services that can help you

Court Network operates in the following courts and tribunals:

  • Brisbane Supreme and District Courts
  • Brisbane Magistrates Court
  • Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (QCAT)
  • Cairns Supreme, District and Magistrates Courts
  • Townsville Supreme, District and Magistrates Courts
Phone

1800 267 671

Sector/setting: 
Community services
Justice, courts & legal
Response
Location: 
QLD
Type of service: 
Specialist services