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Children's Court of Western Australia
Government of Western Australia State Coat of Arms
Children's Court of Western Australia

Judicial Officers

Magistrates of the Perth court hear matters in Perth and metropolitan courts. These include Joondalup, Midland, Armadale, Fremantle and Rockingham.

Magistrates in regional areas generally conduct Children's Court matters in their region.

The President of the Children's Court hears matters in Perth. As well as regional areas on a circuit basis.

The Children's Court includes the following judicial officers:

President

His Honour Judge Hylton Quail

Judge

Her Honour Judge Wendy Hughes

Full-time Children's Court Magistrates

Magistrate Andrée Horrigan
Magistrate Sarah Dewsbury
Magistrate Alana Padmanabham
Magistrate Kyle Martin

Acting Magistrates

Acting Magistrate Edward deVries
Acting Magistrate Stephen Wilson
Acting Magistrate Stephen Vose

Registrar

Shivaun Hughes


Last updated: 10 April 2024

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