Supreme Court of Western Australia


This section contains information for media professionals.

Media Accreditation

Media accreditation for reporting in Western Australian courts is required. To obtain accreditation please download the application form and email it to the Manager, Media & Public Liaison for the Courts. Please attach to your email a colour photograph for the issue of an identification card.

Before submitting your application, please ensure you have read the below guidelines.

Information for the Media

The Supreme Court of Western Australia issues media statements which are made available to the media through the Manager, Media and Public Liaison. This officer routinely advises members of the media on issues relating to Court reporting, including suppression orders, judges' sentencing remarks and the delivery of judgments.

Court media queries should be directed to:

Manager, Media and Public Liaison for the Courts
Telephone: (08) 9421 5303
Mobile: 0439 953 898


The Court has developed a policy to assist media in applying for a copy of an exhibit and a basic guide for media representatives reporting in Western Australian courts.

Last updated: 25-Oct-2022

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