Wellington District Court

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Do I need to attend jury service today? (for current jurors)

Kia ora koutou katoa,

All jurors summoned for the week commencing Monday 2nd of February 2015 are required to attend at the Wellington District Court on Monday the 2nd of February at 9:15am

Those jurors already on a jury trial are asked to follow the instructions given to you by the Judge or court staff in your court.

Should you not be able to attend you will need to contact the Registry on (04) 918 8444.

Thank you for your service.

Last updated: 30/01/2015 at 4:11

Directions to the court

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43 - 49 Ballance Street, Lambton Quay
DX: SX11166
WELLINGTON

Contact information

Entrance

  • The main entrance is located on Ballance Street.
  • Reception is located on Level 6.

The court house

Wellington - Juror waiting areaWellington - Jury waiting area

Transport and parking

Parking

There is no free parking near the District Court. There is very limited street parking near the District Court which costs $4 per hour. The nearest parking building is located on Stout Street which costs $3 per hour (price at February 2009). 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.

Public transport

Closest bus stops/train information:

Bus stops are located within walking distance on Lambton Quay. The nearest bus stop is directly outside the Supreme Court which is opposite the District Court.

Comprehensive information on public transport options is available on the Metlink website.