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Forms for transport and video links

Forms for transport and video links.

Melbourne Magistrates' Court

The court website has information about video-links and forms to use for:

  • making a request to have a prisoner brought physically before the court (Form 45)
  • making a request for a video link up (Form 46)


The site also links to the court practice direction to assist with making an application for a prisoner to physically appear before the court.

See Magistrates' Court—AVL information for practitioners(opens in a new window).