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Obtaining Court Documents

It is possible to obtain a copy of some court documents. These documents are set out in the Rules of the Supreme Court 1971. Under Order 67 rule 11, a written request specifying the Supreme Court reference number can be made to the Court's Central Office to inspect or obtain a copy of the following documents:

  • writ
  • originating application made under the Corporations Act 2001 (Cwth)
  • appeal notice filed under the Supreme Court (Court of Appeal) Rules 2005
  • judgment or order made in court

If you are not a party to the matter and wish to inspect or obtain a copy of any document not listed above, you must make a written request to the Principal Registrar for access.

For a copy of any document, there is a fee for every page.

Last updated: 12-Aug-2014

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