Going to Newcastle Court? If you’re charged by police, you will be required to attend either the Newcastle Local Court or Newcastle District Court to face the charge(s).

Newcastle is the 2nd most populated area in NSW, and is the hub of other surrounding areas such as the City of Newcastle, Lake Macquarie, Cessnock, Maitland and Port Stephens.

Newcastle’s situated at next to the Hunter River and considered the main city in the Hunter Region.

Newcastle court hears and determines all criminal and traffic cases, including sentences, hearings, trials, appeals and bail applications.

The Newcastle court house consists of the Local Court and District Court in Newcastle. The court house comprises of multiple court rooms.

If you’re going to Newcastle court, call our trusted team of Criminal Lawyers Newcastle for a free 1st consult for legal advice on our 24/7 legal hotline (02) 8606 2218.

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Going to Newcastle Court?

Newcastle court house consists of the Local & District Court in the area. The court house has multiple court rooms inside, with a Presiding Judge or Magistrate who hears the day’s cases in each court room.

The Newcastle court building opens doors at 9am, but the court rooms inside begins hearing cases at 9:30am weekdays.


Newcastle Court Contact Details

Newcastle Court address 343 Hunter St, Newcastle NSW 2300
Newcastle Court Postal address PO Box 388, Newcastle NSW 2300
Newcastle Court operating hours Monday to Friday from 9am to 4:30pm
Newcastle Court phone number T: 1300 679 272 | fax: (02) 4921 2222
Newcastle Court email local-court-newcastle@justice.nsw.gov.au
Newcastle court website http://www.localcourt.justice.nsw.gov.au

The Newcastle court building also provides a JP service on selected days.

Newcastle court is about 1.5km from the Newcastle train station. There is also shopping centre a short walk from the court house. Parking is usually available nearby, with plenty of parking spots in-front of the court.

Methods of travelling to Newcastle Court:

  • Drive. Driving Newcastle court is about 162 km from Sydney CBD.
  • Bus. The main bus stop is located next to the train station and shopping centre near the court.
  • Train. Newcastle train station is approximately 1.5km from the Newcastle court.

Newcastle Police Station

Newcastle Police Station Address 95 Marsden St, Parramatta NSW 2150
Newcastle Police Station Postal address Same as above.
Newcastle Police Station operating hours 24 Hours, 7 Days a Week
Newcastle Police Station phone number T: (02) 9633 0799 | fax: (02) 9633 0795
Newcastle Police Station website https://www.police.nsw.gov.au/

Don’t risk it. Get legal advice before speaking to police. Know your rights and what to expect.

If you’re going to Newcastle police station either to be questioned or arrested & charged, call our 24/7 legal hotline (02) 8606 2218.