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Victim Support Service

The Victim Support Service is available at the Magistrates Court of Western Australia, District Court of Western Australia and Supreme Court of Western Australia.

The Victim Support Service is a voluntary and free service available to victims of crime.

Under the Victims of Crime Act 1994, victims are defined as:

  • people who suffer injury or loss as a direct result of an offence
  • any member of the immediate family where an offence results in the death of an individual.

Trained staff can assist with:

  • counselling and support
  • accessing services such as counselling, legal, medical and other relevant services
  • information on the status of police investigations
  • information about ongoing court matters and preparing for court and in court support
  • help write a victim impact statement
  • help with enquiries about your rights in the criminal justice system, including criminal injuries compensation claims.


Perth metropolitan area

Victim Support Service
District Court of Western Australia
Level 2, 500 Hay Street  PERTH  WA  6000
Phone: (08) 9425 2850 or 1800 818 988

Regional locations

Victim Support and Child Witness Service

Albany Courthouse
184 Stirling Terrace  ALBANY WA 6330
Phone 9845 5222

Kimberley Regional Offices
2 Weld Street  BROOME WA 6276
Phone 9194 2400

Ground Floor,
Bunbury Courthouse
65 Wittenoom Street  BUNBURY WA 6230
Phone 9781 4294

Carnarvon Courthouse
Cnr Robinson Street and Babbage Island Road  CARNARVON WA 6701
Phone 9941 5566

Derby Courthouse
Loch Street  DERBY WA 6728
Phone 9191 2274

Esperance Courthouse
100 Dempster Street  ESPERANCE WA 6450
Phone 9071 6318

Geraldton Courthouse
Marine Terrace  GERALDTON WA 6530
Phone 9964 4816

Kalgoorlie Courthouse
208 Hannan Street  KALGOORLIE WA 6430
Phone 9093 5334

Karratha Courthouse
Balmoral Road  KARRATHA WA 6714
Phone 9143 1877

Kununurra Courthouse
94 Coolibah Drive  KUNUNURRA WA 6743
Phone 9166 7130 

Northam Courthouse
118 Wellington Street  NORTHAM WA 6401
Phone 9622 7017

South Hedland
South Hedland Justice Complex
Hawke Place  SOUTH HEDLAND WA 6722
Phone 9172 9313

Mandurah Courthouse
333 Pinjarra Road  MANDURAH WA 6210
Phone 9583 1120

Rockingham Justice Complex
15-17 Whitfield Street  ROCKINGHAM WA 6168
Phone 9527 7699

Last updated: 17-Sep-2019

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