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Youth Justice Service

Youth Justice Court Advice Service Contacts

The Youth Justice Court Advice Service (YJCAS) is provided by the Department of Justice and Regulation at metropolitan and regional courts, by the Youth Justice Offices listed below.

YJCAS staff are also based at Melbourne central courts and can be contacted on:

  • Melbourne Magistrates’ Court: (03) 9600 1885
  • Melbourne Children’s Court: (03) 8368 3336
  • Children’s Koori Court – Melbourne: (03) 8638 3300

Central After Hours Assessment and Bail Placement Service (CAHABPS)

Monday to Friday 5.00 pm – 3.00 am
Saturday and Sunday 9.30 am – 3.00 am
Office: 1300 139 767
Pager: 132 222 (quote pager number 322 586)

Youth Justice Office locations

The following telephone numbers are for youth justice staff at office locations across Victoria. These offices service Courts in their relevant regions.

Bairnsdale Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 03 5150 4500
  • Fax 03 5150 4586
  • Street address 7 Service Street
    Bairnsdale VIC 3875

Ballarat Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 03 5333 6530
  • Fax 03 5333 6094
  • Street address Corner of Mair and Doveton Street
    Ballarat VIC 3353
  • DX number 214256

Bendigo Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 03 5434 5555
  • Fax 03 5434 5670
  • Street address 74-78 Queen Street
    Bendigo VIC 3550
  • DX number 214509

Box Hill Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 03 9843 6000
  • Fax 03 9843 6100
  • Street address 883 Whitehorse Road
    Box Hill VIC 3128

Dandenong Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 03 8765 5444
  • Fax 03 8765 7575
  • Street address 165-169 Thomas Street
    Dandenong VIC 3175

Fitzroy Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 03 9412 5341
  • Fax 03 9412 5300
  • Street address 145 Smith Street
    Fitzroy VIC 3065

Footscray Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 1300 360 462
  • Fax 03 9275 7222
  • Street address 71 Moreland Street
    Footscray VIC 3011

Frankston Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 03 9784 3100
  • Fax 03 9784 3111
  • Street address 431 Nepean Highway
    Frankston VIC 3199

Geelong Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 03 5226 4540
  • Fax 03 5226 4550
  • Street address Level 2 State Government Offices
    30-38 Little Malop Street
    Geelong VIC 3220

Horsham Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 03 5381 9777
  • Fax 03 5381 9710
  • Street address 21 McLachlan Street
    Horsham VIC 3400
  • DX number 216520

Mildura Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 03 5022 3111
  • Fax 03 5022 3199
  • Postal address PO Box 617
    Mildura VIC 3052
  • Street address 253 11th Street
    Mildura VIC 3502
  • DX number 217507

Morwell Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 03 5136 2400
  • Fax 03 5136 2444
  • Street address 9-11 Hazelwood Road
    Morwell VIC 3840

Preston Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 1300 664 977
  • Fax 1300 669 522
  • Street address 679-685 High Street
    Preston VIC 3072
  • DX number 211504

Ringwood Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 03 9871 5199
  • Fax 03 9870 6688
  • Street address 25 Ringwood Street
    Ringwood VIC 3134

Seymour Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 03 5771 1600
  • Fax 03 5771 1610
  • Street address Level 1, 8-10 Elizabeth Street
    Seymour VIC 3660

Shepparton Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 03 5832 1500
  • Fax 03 5381 1851
  • Street address 163 Welsford Street
    Shepparton VIC 3630

Sunshine Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 03 9229 4100
  • Fax 03 9229 4199
  • Street address 16-18 Hertford Road
    Sunshine VIC 3020

Traralgon Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 03 5177 2500
  • Fax 03 5177 2555
  • Street address 8-12 Seymour Street
    Traralgon VIC 3844

Wangaratta Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 03 5722 0555
  • Fax 03 5722 0577
  • Street address 43-47 Rowan Street
    Wangaratta VIC 3676

Warrnambool Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 03 5561 9444
  • Fax 03 5561 9400
  • Street address Shop2, 109 Lava Street
    Warrnambool VIC 3280

Wodonga Youth Justice Office

  • Phone 02 6055 7777
  • Fax 02 6055 7700
  • Street address 55 Hovell Street
    Wodonga VIC 3690
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