Johannesburg Central Magistrate’s Court Civil Section

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Corner of Fox and Ntemi Piliso (previously West) Streets, Marshalltown, Johannesburg (View Map)

CIVIL ADMINISTRATION: In the event that your query relate to any administrative issue which is related to your case kindly consult the relevant clerk of the court which is listed above. General enquiries of an administrative nature are to be directed to Mr Madubela (011 491 5113) or Ms Ebrahim (011 491-5098).

FAMILY COURT AND REGIONAL CIVIL COURTS:The Family Courts and Regional Civil Courts are situated in a different building at 15 Market Street, Johannesburg. If your enquiry is related to any family matters (i.e. adoptions, child care, divorces, domestic violence, maintenance, etc) kindly telephone (011) 639 0300.

CRIMINAL COURT MATTERS:If your query deals with any matters (i.e. criminal matters, traffic fines, judicial enquiries into unnatural deaths etc) unrelated to private law (civil courts) in the Magistrate’s Court then kindly phone (011) 491 5000 and you will be referred to somebody that will assist you. Otherwise you are welcome to consult this list of other useful telephone numbers PDF or follow this link for contact details of Institutions for Legal Assistance