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Hearing Locations: Bairnsdale

Bairnsdale Magistrates Court

Location details

Bairnsdale Magistrates' Court

Nicholson Street

Bairnsdale, VIC 3875

General VCAT enquiries

Phone: 1300 01 8228

For email addresses, see the Contact Us page.

Office hours

Monday to Friday 9 am to 4.30 pm

Public transport

We recommend you use the PTV Journey Planner to plan your trip by public transport. You can also check Gillicks Bus Lines and Dysons Bus Lines (V/Line).

Distance from Bairnsdale railway station

Bairnsdale station is walking distance from the court.


Street parking outside the front of the court and side streets.


Facilities at this venue include:

  • video conferencing
  • telephone hearingDefinitionThe time and place at which VCAT hears the parties argue their case and makes a decision. facilities (speaker phone) 

If you need to use telephone facilities or video conferencing send us a request in writing before your hearing so we can make sure the service is available on the day of your hearing.

Even if you make an application in time, we cannot guarantee that the services you applied for will be available.