Announcements

Title Date
Press release Chief Justice: Justice Susan Thomas to become CHCJ; appointment Associate Judge Dani Lee Gardiner 2 April 2020
Media statement from the Chief Justice - only those whose presence is required for hearings may attend 26 March 2020
Chief Justice's letter to the profession - limiting access to courthouses  26 March 2020
Media statement : Note from Chief Justice Winkelmann 25 March 2020
Chief Justice's letter to the profession: COVID-19 - court operations at alert level 4 25 March 2020
COVID-19: Chief Justice's Media Statement Court-specific protocols: amendment in para 1"Level 4 - Eliminate on Wednesday at 11.59 pm" 23 March 2020
COVID-19: Chief Justice's letter to the profession, amendment in para 1 "Level 4 - Eliminate on Wednesday at 11.59 pm" 23 March 2020
COVID-19: Chief Justice's letter to the profession, alert level 3 rising to alert level 4 23 March 2020
COVID-19: Media statement, update to court-specific protocols 23 March 2020
COVID-19: Media statement, court-specific protocols 22 March 2020
COVID-19: Chief Justice's letter to the profession, post-PM's speech of 21 March 22 March 2020
COVID-19: Court-specific protocols 22 March 2020
COVID-19: Update from the Environment Court 20 March 2020
COVID-19: Information for people attending court 19 March 2020
Letter to the profession - COVID-19 Suspension of new jury trials 18 March 2020
Media Statement Chief Justice 18 March 2020
Planning for possible effects of a COVID-19 outbreak on court business 13 March 2020
AG announces appointment of High Court Judge : Justice Gwyn    
25 July 2019
AG announces appointment of Associate High Court Judge : Associate Judge Paulsen
25 July 2019
AG announces appointment of High Court Judge : Justice Jan‑Marie Doogue
8 July 2019
Changes to the distribution of High Court judgments to media and legal publishers
1 July 2019
Appointment of Acting Judges of the Court of Appeal: Hon Justice Stevens and Hon Justice Wild 3 May 2019
AG announces the appointment of a Supreme Court Judge: Justice Joe Williams biography 2 May 2019

AG: Hon Justice Joe Williams appointed a Supreme Court Judge and Hon Justice Goddard appointed Judge of the Court of Appeal

2 May 2019
AG: Appointment of Judge of the High Court : Hon Justice Tracey Walker
18 April 2019
Press Release Notification of new assignments to the commercial panel
8 April 2019
AG: Appointment of Judge of the Court of Appeal : Hon Justice David Collins
1 April 2019
Media Statement Pōwhiri and Swearing in Ceremonial Sitting : new Chief Justice Dame Helen Winkelmann
12 March 2019
AG : Justice Patricia Courtney appointed Judge of the Court of Appeal
14 February 2019
New Chief Justice appointment : Hon Justice Helen Winkelmann
17 December 2018
Hon David Parker : Appointment of Associate Judge of the High Court : Associate Judge Lester
13 December 2018
Hon David Parker : Appointments of Judges of the High Court : Hon Justice Osborne and Hon Justice Gault 6 December 2018
Chief Justice's statement regarding the death of Sir Thomas Eichelbaum 1 November 2018
AG : Appointment of Judge of the High Court : Hon Justice Cooke
26 April 2018
Pacific Judicial Strengthening Intitiative : 3rd Chief Justices' Leadership Forum
17 April 2018
Chief Justice : Press statement Criminal Bar Association survey 24 March 2018
AG : appointment Associate Judge of the High Court : Associate Judge Andrew 14 March 2018
Press statement Hon Justice Geoffrey Venning 1 March 2018
AG : Appointment of Judge of the High Court : Hon Justice Powell
19 February 2018
AG : Appointment of Associate Judge of the High Court : Associate Judge Johnston 30 January 2018
Supreme Court Judges adopt new ceremonial robes
25 October 2017
Commercial Panel of the High Court press summary   1 September  2017
Senior Courts Act 2016 commencement
1 March 2017
Hamlyn Lecture poster 7 November 2016
JO Press Release New In-Court Media Coverage Guidelines 23 March 2016
Correctly addressing parties of Asian descent 11 December 2015

Report on in-court media coverage

20 July 2015