Transport and parking

Transport and parking information for people visiting a NCAT Registry.

Sydney CBD Registries

John Maddison Tower

86-90 Goulburn Street, Sydney​​
PO Box K1026, Haymarket NSW 1240 

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 NCAT Division* Level, John Maddison Tower
Administrative & Equal Opportunity Division Level 10
Occupational Division Level 10
Appeals Unit Level 10
Principal Registry Level 9
Guardianship Division Level 6

*NCAT's Consumer and Commercial Division is located in Civic Tower.

Public transport​​

John Maddison Tower is within walking distance of Central, Town Hall and Museum stations, and close to bus routes on Elizabeth and Castlereagh Streets. Plan your trip using public transport by visiting the Transport NSW Trip Planner.

Car parking​​

There are a number of parking stations located in the CBD. For more information visit the City of Sydney website.

Mobility parking​

A drop-off zone is available for Mobility Parking Permit holders in the Goulburn Street Parking Station. The carpark is located on the corner of Goulburn and Elizabeth Street.

Permit holders may drop off passengers with mobility restrictions and drive out of the carpark without charge. Mobility bays available on the left-hand side of the entry to the carpark. Usual parking rates apply.

Mobility Parking Permit holders can park for certain periods of time in designated parking zones in the Sydney CBD.  This applies to parking zones with meters or ticket machines. Free accessible parking is for the following periods of time:

  • An unlimited amount of time in parking zones of more than 30 minutes
  • Up to 2 hours in parking zones of 30 minutes
  • Up to 30 minutes in 5 minute parking zones​​


There are a number of dedicated cycle ways around John Maddison Tower.  For​ more information visit the City of Sydney website​.​

Security arran​​gements

The NSW Sheriff is responsible for security of courts and tribunals in New South Wales.  Everyone who enters the John Maddison Tower building must go through an airport-like security check. Learn more about security at NCAT.

Civic Tower

Consumer and Commercial Division
​Level 14 Civic Tower, 66 Goulburn Street, Sydney
GPO Box 4005, Sydney NSW 2001

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​​Located within easy walking distance from Central, Town Hall, ​​and Museum s​tations and various CBD bus routes.

There are a number of parking stations located in the Sydney CBD. For more information visit the City of Sydney website.

​Disabled access is available from Castlereagh Street to the lifts. Access to disabled toilets is available upon request.

Regional locations

NCAT has a number of registries servicing regional locations.

Liverpool Registry

Level 7, 35 Scott Street, Liverpool
PO Box 723, Liverpool BC NSW 1871 

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Located within easy​ walking distance from Liverpool Railway Station and Interchange.

Street parking is limited in the Liverpool City area. Nearby parking stations include:

  • Warren Serviceway Car Park
  • Westfield Liverpool Shopping Centre
  • 2 hour free parking - Entry via Speed Street (Corner of Speed Street and Pirie Street)

Disabled access to Liverpool Registry is available via the lifts.

Newcastle Registry

Level 1, 175 Scott St, Newcastle
PO Box 792, Newcastle NSW 2300

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​​Parties can travel by train to Newcastle Interchange station and catch the light rail to Queens Wharf stop. The light rail stop is located outside the Registry entrance on Scott Street. Ferry service from Stockton is also ​available at the Ferry Terminal located in Wharf Road.  

Metered street parking is available throughout the Newcastle City centre at various times. View the Newcastle city centre off-street parking map.

Disabled access is available from Scott Street and Thorn Street off the Hunter Street Mall. Disabled toilets are also available at the Registry.

Parramatta Registry

Level 5, 9 George St, Parramatta 

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Located opposite the Department's Parramatta Justice Precinct,  NCAT's Parramatta Registry is a 15 minute walk from Parramatta station.

There are a number of parking stations located in the Parramatta CBD. For more information visit the City of Parramatta website.

Disabled access and toilets are available within the venue.

Penrith Registry

Ground Floor Government Office Building, 2-6 Station Street, Penrith 
PO Box 988, Penrith NSW 2751 

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​Located directly opposite Penrith station and bus interchange. Entrance to the Registry is via Belmore Street (opposite traffic lights). No access is available from the building lift foyer.​

Street parking is limited in the Penrith CBD. Nearby parking stations include:

  • Soper Place Car P​ark
  • Westfield Penrith Shopping Centre

The Penrith Government Offices building has full disabled access. Disabled toilets are located within the Penrith Registry hearing room foyer.

Tamworth Registry

3-5 Kable Korner Complex, Cnr Kable Ave and Darling St 
PO Box 1033, Tamworth NSW 2340 

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​Located within easy walking distance from Peel Street and various bus routes.

Street parking is available in front of the Tamworth Registry.

Disabled access and toilets are available within the venue.

Wollongong Registry

​Level 3, 43 Burelli St, Wollongong
PO Box 319, Wollongong NSW 2520 

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​​Located within walking distance from Wollongong station. A bus stop is located on Burelli Street.

Metered street parking is available in and around Burelli Street. Nearby parking stations include:

Disabled access to the Registry is available via the lifts. Disabled toilets are available on Level 3 upon request.

Last updated:

23 Feb 2024

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