The Children’s Court of Victoria is a specialist court with two divisions dealing with cases involving children and young people.
The Family Division hears:
- applications relating to the protection and care of children and young persons at risk, and
- applications for intervention orders.
The Criminal Division hears:
- matters relating to criminal offending by children and young persons.
The Children's Koori Court (Criminal Division) hears:
- matters relating to criminal offending by Koori children and young persons, other than sexual offences.