Nelson High / District Court
Welcome to the Nelson High / District Court information page.
On this page:
- Do I need to attend jury service today? (for current jurors)
- The court house
- Transport and parking
Do I need to attend jury service today? (for current jurors)
Jurors summonsed for Jury Service for the week commencing Monday 2 May 2016 are advised that they are now excused from service for this week.
We thank you for your service.
Last updated: Tuesday 3 May 2016 at 12:37pm.
200 Bridge Street
- (Tel) 0800 268 787
- (International) +64 9 583 1900
- (Fax) 09 916 9153
- The main entrance is located on Bridge Street.
- The courthouse is set back off the street in Albion Square.
Reception is located on the ground floor.
- Courtrooms are located on Level 1 and Level 2.
The court house
Transport and parking
There is limited free parking adjoining the Nelson High / District Court.
Free street parking is available within a 5 minute walk of the courthouse and 4 hour paid parking is also available within a 5 minute walk. Jurors will be reimbursed for car parking costs if you travelled to Court in your private vehicle and there is no convenient free car parking available.
A parking receipt should be obtained and you will need to complete a reimbursement form which court staff can provide if required.
There is a limited bus service.
Information about the service and a timetable are available from the Nelson City Council website.