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Judiciary vacancies

The Judiciary of Vanuatu currently has vacanies for the following positions;

1. Accountant of the Supreme Court 
2. Deputy Sheriff of the Supreme Court (re-advertised)
3. Assistant Registrar of the Magistrate Court (re-advertised)
4. Cleaner 
5. Island Court Clerk

Further information on the vacancies are available at Supreme Court registry and on the Vacancies page on the official website of the Court.

Closing date for all vacancies is 15th April 2020.

The Hon. Chief Justice Vincent Lunabek has issued the Court recess order for 2019/ 2020. The Court recess period commences on 23rd December 2019 and ends on 24th January 2020.

To view the official copy of the order, please click on the preview button.

The Vanuatu Law Council sub-committee on Continuing Legal Education is organising a presentation for all Vanuatu Legal Practitioners and Judicial Officers on the 6th of May 2019.  The Guest speaker is Justice Peter Johnson of the New South Wales Supreme Court.  Justice Peter Johnson will speak on two cases handled by him involving Terrorism and Money Laundering. 

The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Vanuatu, the Honourable Vincent Lunabek has hosted a workshop on Access to Justice, Enabling Rights & Unrepresented Litigants in Port Vila from 26 – 28 March, 2019. The Workshop on the first day was attended by members of the public with several court staff and judicial officers. The second and third day was attended by judicial and court officers.  Dr. Livingston Armytage, Technical Director to Pacific Judicial Strengthening Initiative facilitated the workshop.