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Closure of Newcastle and Port Kembla Offices - New Filing Arrangements

From the 9th of December 2016, Newcastle and Port Kembla (Wollongong) will cease to be filing locations for documents and applications for the IRC. All mail should be addressed to the Sydney Office for allocation. The Sydney address is GPO Box 3670 Sydney 2001.

You can file your claims before the Industrial Relations Commission such as your unfair dismissal or dispute to any Local Court and it will be forwarded to the Sydney IRC registry for processing.

The location of Local Courts is available at http://www.localcourt.justice.nsw.gov.au/Pages/contact_us/court_locations/court_locations.aspx

Newcastle and Port Kembla (Wollongong) will remain sitting locations for the IRC but you will no longer be able to file documents and applications at these locations.

For further information please contact the IRC in Sydney as shown below;

Telephone: 02 9258 0866

Facsimile: 02 9258 0058

Email: irc-client-services@justice.nsw.gov.au