You can apply to NCAT to make certain decisions, review decisions or resolve a dispute.
NCAT deals with a wide range of everyday issues and disputes. These include resolving disputes about tenancy and building works, decisions about guardianship, and administrative review of government decisions
The application process can vary for different types of cases. Time limits may also apply.
For all other cases please download an application form in PDF-fillable format.
To apply online following these 5 steps:
Read our user guides to help you to create an online account to start and manage your case using NCAT Online Services.
All NCAT application forms are available for download in PDF-fillable format.
You will need to provide the following information on your application:
If your case is about an urgent issue, find out how to apply for an urgent hearing.
An application fee may be payable depending on your case type. A reduced concession fee is available for eligible persons. View our fees and charges.
Time limits may apply to your application. Check if time limits apply by reading the information for your type of case..
If you are making an application about a business or company you can search ASIC Registers for the individual or company that owns the business, the registered name and address, and their ABN or ACN.
If the other party in your case is a permanent resident in another State, your application may be affected by federal jurisdiction.
19 Nov 2023
We acknowledge the traditional owners and custodians of the land on which we work and we pay respect to the Elders, past, present and future.