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General enquiries

The Department of Justice main switchboard can transfer your call to a specific business unit or area:

Tel: 03 8684 0000
Tel: 1300 365 111 (for regional callers)

Postal address

Department of Justice
GPO Box 4356
Melbourne VIC 3000

Media enquiries

For media enquiries and media releases, call 03 8684 0313

To access ministerial media releases, visit the Premier of Victoria website (External link)

Justice service locations

There are many ways in which Justice service centres and regional offices across Victoria can help you. The centres are one-stop shops for the local delivery of a range of services. View all Justice service locations.

Business areas and agencies

Adult Parole Board of Victoria

Appeal Costs Board

Asset Confiscation Operations (Head Office)

  • Phone 03 9947 1769
  • Postal address GPO Box 36A
    Melbourne VIC 3002

Births Deaths and Marriages (Victorian Registry of)

  • Street address Ground floor
    595 Collins Street
    Melbourne VIC 3000

Services available

Bushfires Royal Commission Implementation Monitor

  • Phone 03 9947 1769
  • Postal address GPO Box 36A
    Melbourne VIC 3002
  • Street address 121 Exhibition Street
    Melbourne VIC 3000

Business Licensing Authority

Chief Commissioner for Law Enforcement Data Security

  • Email enquiries@cleds.vic.gov.au
  • Phone 03 9247 3857
  • Fax 03 9247 6394
  • Postal address PO Box 281
    World Trade Centre
    Melbourne VIC 8005

Children's Court of Victoria

  • Phone 03 8638 3300
  • Fax 03 8601 6720
  • Website http://www.childrenscourt.vic.gov.au/
  • Postal address PO Box 13292
    Law Court
    Melbourne VIC 8010
  • Street address 477 Little Lonsdale Street
    Melbourne VIC 3000

Community Crime Prevention

Consumer Affairs Victoria

  • Phone 1300 558 181
  • Alternative contact Visit the website for details of metropolitan and regional offices. Translation and interpreter services: 13 14 50 TTY users: call 133 677, then ask for 1300 55 81 81 International callers: +61 3 8684 0735
  • Website http://www.consumer.vic.gov.au/
  • Postal address GPO Box 123
    Melbourne VIC 3001
  • Street address Victorian Consumer and Business Centre
    113 Exhibition Street
    Melbourne VIC 3000
  • Opening hours 9am-5pm Monday to Friday except public holidays

Coroners Court of Victoria

Coronial Council of Victoria

Corrections Victoria - Careers

County Court Victoria

Court Services

Criminal Justice

Crown Counsel (Advisings)

  • Email CrownCounsel@justice.vic.gov.au
  • Phone 03 8684 0898
  • Postal address GPO Box 4356
    Melbourne VIC 3001
  • Street address Level 25
    121 Exhibition Street
    Melbourne VIC 3001

Department of Human Services

  • Phone 03 9096 0000
  • Toll Free 1300 650 172
  • Alternative contact 13 36 77 then ask for 1300 650 172
  • Website http://www.dhs.vic.gov.au/
  • Street address 50 Lonsdale Street
    Melbourne VIC 3000

Dispute Settlement Centre of Victoria

  • Phone 03 9603 8370
  • Toll Free 1800 658 528
  • Fax 03 9603 8355
  • Website http://www.disputes.vic.gov.au/
  • Street address Level 4
    456 Lonsdale Street
    Melbourne VIC 3000
  • Opening hours Visit website for list of regional office details

ESTA - Emergency Services Telecommunications Authority

Estate Agents Council

Fire Services Commissioner Victoria

Firearms Appeals Committee

Freedom of Information Commissioner

Freedom of Information Online

Freedom of Information Unit

Gambling Help Online

Greyhound Racing Victoria

  • Phone 03 8329 1100
  • Fax 03 8329 1000
  • Website http://www.grv.org.au
  • Street address 46-50 Chetwynd Street
    West Melbourne VIC 3003
  • Opening hours Monday to Friday: 8:30am - 4:30pm

Harness Racing Victoria

  • Email info@hrv.org.au
  • Phone 03 8378 0200
  • Fax 03 9372 6104
  • Website http://www.hrv.org.au
  • Postal address PO Box 184
    Moonee Pond VIC 3039
  • Street address 400 Epsom Road
    Flemington VIC 3031

Home Detention Unit

  • Email hdu@justice.vic.gov.au
  • Phone 03 9415 2600
  • Fax 03 9415 2666
  • Postal address PO Box 388
    Abbotsford VIC 3067

Honorary Justice Office

Human Rights Unit

Independent Broad-based Anti-corruption Commission

  • Phone 1300 735 135
  • Alternative contact If you are deaf, or have a hearing or speech impairment, please contact us through the National Relay Service (NRS): TTY users phone 1800 555 677 then ask for 1300 735 135. Speak and listen users phone 1800 555 727 then ask for 1300 735 135. Internet relay users connect to the NRS then ask for 1 300 735 135
  • Website http://www.ibac.vic.gov.au/
  • Postal address GPO Box 24234
    Melbourne VIC 3001
  • Street address Street Level 1, North Tower
    459 Collins Street
    Melbourne VIC 3000

Information and Privacy Unit

Infringement Management and Enforcement Services

Infringements Court

Infringements System Oversight Unit

Inspector-General for Emergency Management

Judicial College of Victoria

Justice Health

Justice Human Research Ethics Committee

Koori Court

Koori Justice Unit

Legal Services Board

  • Email admin@lsb.vic.gov.au
  • Phone 03 9679 8000
  • Fax 03 9679 8100
  • Website http://www.lsb.vic.gov.au/
  • Postal address GPO Box 4937
    Melbourne VIC 3001
  • Street address Level 10
    330 Collins Street
    Melbourne VIC 3000
  • Opening hours Reception hours: Monday to Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm
  • DX number 170

Legal Services Commissioner

  • Email admin@lsc.vic.gov.au
  • Phone 03 9679 8001
  • Toll Free 1300 796 344
  • Fax 03 9679 8101
  • Website http://www.lsc.vic.gov.au/
  • Postal address GPO Box 492
    Melbourne VIC 3001
  • Street address Level 9
    330 Collins Street
    Melbourne VIC 3000
  • DX number 185

Liquor Control Advisory Council

Magistrates' Court of Victoria

Magistrates' Court of Victoria - Careers

Metropolitan Fire Brigade (MFB)

  • Phone 03 9662 2311
  • Fax 03 9665 4244
  • Website http://www.mfb.vic.gov.au/
  • Street address 456 Albert Street
    East Melbourne VIC 3002
  • TTY service 03 9662 4733

Municipal Electoral Tribunals

Native Title Unit

Neighbourhood Justice Centre

Services available

  • Community correctional services

    Offenders in local communities are supported by Community Corrections Officers to ensure they meet the conditions of their court or parole orders, including connecting them with community work options.

Office of Correctional Services Review

Office of Correctional Services Review - Independent Prison Visitors Scheme

Office of Liquor, Gaming and Racing

Office of Public Prosecutions Victoria

Office of the Public Advocate

  • Toll Free 1300 309 337
  • Fax 1300 787 510
  • Website http://www.publicadvocate.vic.gov.au/
  • Street address Level 1
    204 Lygon Street
    Carlton VIC 3053
  • DX number 210293
  • TTY service 1300 305 612

Office of the Racing Integrity Commissioner

People and Culture

  • Phone 03 8684 8000
  • Street address Level 37
    121 Exhibition Street
    Melbourne VIC 3000

Privacy Victoria - Office of the Victorian Privacy Commissioner

Road Safety Camera Commissioner

Sentencing Advisory Council

Sheriff's Operations

Sheriff's Operations - Civic Compliance Victoria

  • Phone 03 9200 8222
  • Postal address GPO Box 1916
    Melbourne VIC 3001
  • Street address Ground Level
    277 William Street
    Melbourne VIC 3000

Strategic Communication Branch

Supreme Court of Victoria

Victims of Crime Assistance Tribunal

  • Email help@vocat.vic.gov.au
  • Phone 03 9628 7855
  • Toll Free 1800 882 752
  • Fax 03 9628 785
  • Website http://www.vocat.vic.gov.au/
  • Postal address GPO Box 882
    Melbourne VIC 3001
  • Street address Level 1
    233 William Street
    Melbourne VIC 3000
  • DX number 350080

Victims Support Agency

Victoria Law Foundation

Victoria Legal Aid

  • Phone 03 9269 0120
  • Toll Free 1800 677 402
  • Website http://www.legalaid.vic.gov.au/
  • Postal address GPO Box 4380
    Melbourne VIC 3001
  • Street address 350 Queen St
    Melbourne VIC 3000
  • DX number 210646

Victoria Police

  • Phone 03 9247 6666
  • Alternative contact CrimeStoppers: 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au
  • Website http://www.police.vic.gov.au/
  • Postal address GPO Box 913
    Melbourne VIC 3001

Victoria Police - Aboriginal Policy and Research Unit

Victoria Police - Careers

Victoria Police - Forensic Services Department

Victoria Police - Licensing & Regulation Division

Victoria State Emergency Service

Victorian Civil & Administrative Tribunal - Guardians-Administrators

Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal

  • Website http://www.vcat.vic.gov.au/
  • Postal address GPO Box 5408
    Melbourne VIC 3001
  • Street address 55 King Street
    Melbourne VIC 3000
  • Opening hours 9.00 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.
  • DX number 210576

Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation

Victorian Electoral Commission

Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission

Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission - Disability discrimination

Victorian Government Solicitor's Office

Victorian Inspectorate

Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine

Victorian Law Reform Commission

Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation

  • Phone 03 9452 2600
  • Toll Free 1300 260 019
  • Fax 03 9452 2660
  • Website http://www.responsiblegambling.vic.gov.au/
  • Postal address PO Box 2156
    Royal Melbourne Hospital
    VIC 3050
  • Street address Level 6
    14 - 20 Blackwood Street
    North Melbourne VIC 3051
  • DX number 210285

Working with Children Check

  • Email workingwithchildren@justice.vic.gov.au
  • Toll Free 1300 652 879
  • Alternative contact If you need an interpreter please call the Translating and interpreting Service on 13 1450 and have them contact the WWC Check Information Line on 1300 652 879. The Information Line is open 8:30am - 5pm weekdays - excluding public holidays.
  • Fax 8 803 8504
  • Website http://www.workingwithchildren.vic.gov.au/
  • Postal address GPO Box 1915
    Melbourne VIC 3001
  • DX number 210001
Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander flags

The Victorian Department of Justice acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the Traditional Custodians of the land and acknowledges and pays respect to their Elders, past and present.