Courts & Tribunals Administered by the Federal Court

The Court provides operational support for the Australian Competition Tribunal, Copyright Tribunal, Defence Force Discipline Appeal Tribunal. This support includes the provision of registry services to accept and process documents for tribunal proceedings, collect tribunal fees (where payable), list matters for hearing, and to otherwise assist in the management and determination of proceedings.

Some judicial officers of the Federal Court hold appointments as either a President or a Deputy President of the tribunals. 

Registry locations

Registry services for the Tribunals are provided by the Federal Court of Australia. There is a registry in each capital city:

Phone and email 


National Native Title Tribunal

From 1 July 2012, the Court assumed responsibility for administering the National Native Title Tribunal.