Some of the busiest family law registries in the country face closure as the Federal Circuit Court grapples with a funding crisis and a blowout in court waiting times that has left some waiting more than three years for a trial date.
Federal Circuit Court chief judge John Pascoe told members of the Law Council of Australia’s Family Law Section in a phone hook-up last Friday that he was considering registry closures to manage the stretched resources.
Chief Judge Pascoe told those on the call he was “seriously considering” closing the Parramatta registry in Sydney’s west — one of the busiest in Australia — and the Wollongong registry south of Sydney.
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