Civil Court

Through its civil jurisdiction, the District Court resolves disputes between individuals or organisations.


A person who feels they have been wronged may bring a claim and, if successful, be awarded a remedy such as compensation.

  • Civil Jurisdiction

    In its civil jurisdiction, the District Court resolves disputes between individuals or organisations. A person who feels they have been wronged may bring a claim…

  • Useful Civil Legislation

    Legislation that is commonly applied in the District Court’s civil jurisdiction includes: Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 An Act to protect the interests of consumers and encourage effective…

  • Civil Search Tips

    On these pages there is a link to a list of civil judgments available on this website, and information and to help you search and…