Magistracy Adjusts Operating Hours

Friday, 4 September 2020 - 4:17pm

The public is advised that beginning September 7, the Magistracy will operate Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Persons wishing to make payments are advised that the cashing facilities will close at 11:00 a.m.


Role Summary

The role of Magistrate is to hear and pass rulings in all civil, criminal and quasi-criminal matters filed in the Magistrate’s Court. Oversee and manage the operations of the Court in an efficient and competent manner to ensure a professional and fair judicial service is provided within the Court and to the public.

Main Responsibilities

Executive Officer (Internal Reassignment)


1. Ensure the smooth and efficient operation of the department through administrative and/or secretarial support.

2. Answer, screen and transfer calls appropriately, record messages and distribute to officers.

3. Provide professional frontline service to clients.

4. Administer and maintain systems and records ensuring the security of data.

5. Coordinate meetings and events, attend, record and report minutes as required.

Court Clerk II (Internal Reassignment)


Accounts Manager (Internal Reassignment)


Bailiff (Internal Reassignment)




Stakeholders Discuss Magistrate’s Court Phase Of Halls Of Justice

Monday, 13 July 2020 - 10:29am

Stakeholders involved in the establishment of the Halls of Justice met on July 9 to discuss the design elements and layout of the Magistrate’s Court phase of the project.

Magistrate’s Court Establishes System For Hearing Matters

Friday, 22 May 2020 - 10:24am

The Magistrate’s Court will reopen on Monday, May 25 and will process matters through the use of in-person and remote hearings.



Victims Of Crimes Reminded Of Procedure To Discontinue Matters

Friday, 15 May 2020 - 8:26pm

The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions is reminding the public of its stance on victims of crimes seeking to discontinue matters before the Court.