Timeframes - QCAT Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal

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Timeframes

Average time to finalise an application

Every matter is different. These figures provide an average only. Your matter may take more or less time to finalise depending on its complexity.

JurisdictionAverage time to finalise application

Adult guardianship and administration

14 weeks

Anti-discrimination

30 weeks

Appeals

29 weeks

Building

39 weeks

Children  and young people matters

21 weeks

General  administrative review

19 weeks

Occupational  regulation

32 weeks

Other  civil disputes

25 weeks

Retail  shop lease

18 weeks

Tree disputes

26 weeks

Average time to hearing for minor civil disputes*

Every matter is different. These figures provide an average time to hearing only. Depending on its complexity, your matter may take more or less time to be scheduled for a hearing.

Minor civil disputeAverage time from application to hearing

Residential tenancy - urgent

2.5 weeks

Residential tenancy – non-urgent

4.8 weeks

Other minor civil disputes

5.8 weeks

* Currently, Brisbane times for application to hearing may take up to 16 weeks.

Last reviewed
2 March 2018
Last updated
2 March 2018

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