1220.0 - Australian Standard Classification of Occupations (ASCO) Second Edition, 1997  
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 31/07/1997   
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      Court Orderly
      Court Attendant
      Court Officer

Provides operational support to courts and registries.

Skill Level:
The entry requirement for this occupation is an AQF Certificate II or higher qualification or at least 1 years relevant experience.

Tasks Include:
  • opens and closes court and hearing room proceedings
  • organises jury and witness lists, summons and swears-in juries and witnesses
  • maintains order in court and hearing rooms and adjacent areas
  • announces cases and calls witnesses
  • posts court lists on notice boards
  • organises furniture for court and hearing rooms
  • allocates rooms for use by legal practitioners
  • sorts and delivers court records and mail to chambers
  • records file movements and notifies registries
  • may prepare sound recording equipment for court and hearing rooms

Court Usher

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