Who is a judicial officer?
A judicial officer as defined in the Judicial Officers Act 1986 is —
- a judge or associate judge of the Supreme Court
- a member (including a judicial member) of the Industrial Relations Commission
- a judge of the Land and Environment Court
- a judge of the District Court
- a magistrate
- the president of the Administrative Decisions Tribunal.
The definition of judicial officer includes acting appointments to a judicial office, but does not include arbitrators, registrars, chamber registrars, assessors, members of tribunals, legal representatives, retired judicial officers or federal judicial officers.