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Items recently uploaded onto the ACT Courts website:

Commencement of the Legal Year - 28 January 2020 (PDF 70.3KB)
Notice to Practitioners - 13 January 2020

ACT Courts and Tribunal end of year sitting dates and shutdown details

Civil central listing dates & civil mediation blocks 2020 (PDF 89.6)
Notice to Practitioners 11 July 2019

Criminal Central Listing Dates 2020 (PDF 108KB)
Notice to Practitioners 9 July 2019

Schedule of fees applicable to the Supreme Court, Civil Jurisdiction, effective 1 July 2019 (PDF 80KB)  (Word 123KB)
Uploaded 28 June 2019

Supreme Court Annual Review 2017-2018 (PDF 2.7MB)
Uploaded 25 June 2019

Court Procedures Amendment Rules 2019 (No. 1) (PDF 105KB) 
Notice to Practioners 25 June 2019

Admission Days 2020 has been added to the Court website

"Ancient Greece, Australia and Criminal Justice" - Speech delivered by Justice Loukas-Karlsson at the Hellenic Australian Lawyers ACT Charpter Theophilos Efkarpidis Oration, given on 16 November 2018 at Meyer Vandenberg Lawyers in Canberra (PDF 469KB) (Word 104KB)

Callover 13 May 2019 - Central Criminal Listing periods September-October 2019 (PDF 369KB)
Notice to Practitioners 9 May 2019

Bundle of Common Authorities approved by the Court (PDF 1.18MB)
Notice to Practitioners 8 May 2019

Commencement of all matters on Monday 6 May 2019 
Notice to Practitioners 1 May 2019

Ceremonial sitting on the passing of the late Chief Justice Jeffrey Miles AO, Canberra, 29 March 2019. Speeches by ACT Chief Justice Murrell; Mr Gordon Ramsey MLA, Attorney-General for the ACT; Mr Steven Whybrow, President of the ACT Bar Association; Mr Chris Donohoe, President of the ACT Law Society. (PDF 65KB) (Word 237KB)

“Vale Former Chief Justice Jeffrey Miles” – “Speech delivered by Chief Justice Murrell at a Memorial Sitting to Pay Tribute to the Late The Honourable Former Chief Justice Jeffrey Allan Miles AO”, Supreme Court of the Australian Capital Territory, 29 March 2019 (PDF 314KB)  (Word 58KB)

"Women in the Law" - Speech delivered by Chief Justice Murrell at the ANU Law Students' Society Women in the Law Breakfast, University House, ANU, 25 March 2019 (PDF 397KB)  (Word 77KB)

Speech delivered by Chief Justice Murrell at the Mauritius National Day Reception, Old Parliament House, 15 March 2019 (PDF 264KB)  (Word 51.5KB)

Special sitting - 29 March 2019 (PDF 246KB)
Notice to Practitioners 14 March 2019

"A Welcome to a Learned and Nobel Profession" - Speech delivered by Chief Justice Murrell at the Ceremony for Admission of Lawyers, 7 December 2018 (PDF 301KB)  (Word 52.5KB)