Wellington District Court

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

Kia ora,

All jurors summoned for the week beginning Monday 30 May 2016 ARE required to attend at the Wellington District Court at 9:15am on Monday 30 May.

Please report to the jury assembly room on level 3 of the Wellington District Court.

Should you need to contact the registry please phone 04 918 8444.

Thank you for your service.

Last updated: 27/05/2016  at 15:25

Directions to the court

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43 - 49 Ballance Street, Lambton Quay
DX: SX11166

Contact information


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

The court house

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Transport and parking


There is no free parking near the District Court. The nearest parking building is located on Stout Street which costs $6 per hour for casual parking or $20 for earlybird entry between 6.00am - 10.00am, exit before 7.00pm (price at August 2015). Jurors will be reimbursed for car parking costs if you travelled to Court in your private vehicle. 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.