With the return to COVID-Safe Summer settings from 1 March 2021, the Court will continue to use a mixture of virtual and in-person hearings.
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COVID-Safety measures remain in place across all buildings. Public entrances will be open. QR recording systems remain in place at each building’s security screening area.
Face masks will no longer be required to be worn indoors in Supreme Court of Victoria (SCV) buildings, however they should be worn in any circumstance where individuals cannot maintain physical distancing. Masks can be provided at the security screening point if required.
The Court will continue to encourage attendance at a Supreme Court Registry or the Probate Office by appointment. Please telephone the Registry Services team or the Probate Office to discuss possible alternatives to in person attendance or to make an appointment. The Registry Services team and Probate Office can be contacted on 03 8600 2000.
If you are subject to a requirement to isolate, feel unwell or have symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19), however mild, do not attend at Court and notify the Registry by calling the Prothonotary on 03 8600 2023 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org@yratonohtorp