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What does Victoria’s lockdown mean for courts?

As Melbourne closes back down for the next six weeks, so too will the courts – so what does that mean for those who still need to make in-person appearances?

The latest directions from Victoria’s chief health officer mean that anyone in Victoria’s courts and tribunal buildings must be limited to avoid exposure to the COVID-19 virus.

  • Naomi Neilson
  • Lawyers Weekly

Where that is unavoidable, there are several other measures that must be followed.

Supreme Court

There are already several social distancing measures in place within Victoria’s highest court, including hygiene processes and…

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