Do you find it hard to hear in the courtroom? Or do you use a hearing aid? If your answer is ‘yes’ to either of these questions, our staff can assist you by arranging hearing amplification equipment for your next visit to court.
The department uses permanent and portable infrared systems to assist people who are hard of hearing. These are similar to hearing loops but ensures the information stays within the courtroom. The infrared system can assist people who appear before a court, including:
Two weeks before you go to court, contact the court to check if they have an infrared system you can use. If they do not have the infrared system they will order one for you.
The court will ask you for:
06 Mar 2023
We acknowledge the traditional owners and custodians of the land on which we work and we pay respect to the Elders, past, present and future.