NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal (NCAT)

NCAT Annual Report 2015-2016

Announcement - 17 November 2016

NCAT's Annual Report for 2015-2016 was recently tabled in the NSW Parliament and is now available for download.

The report summarises NCAT's performance and outcomes achieved during the period 1 July 2015 to 30 June 2016.

 NCAT Annual Report 2015-2016 [PDF 2.2MB]

2015-2016 in Review

69,456 Applications lodged

  • 57.9% of all applications lodged online
  • 70.1% of applications in the Consumer and Commercial Division lodged online
  • 602 internal appeals lodged from final, ancillary and interlocutory decisions of the Tribunal

82,471 Hearings held

  • Hearings were held in over 70 venues across NSW with 34% of hearings in regional areas
69,8 61 Applications finalised
  • Achieved an overall clearance ratio of 100.6%

158 Community consultations, stakeholder group meetings, Tribunal  Member and staff training events

2.25+ million Website page views

  • Top 10 terms searched on the NCAT website during 2015-2016: hearing notes, fees, appeal, costs, warrant, summons, forms, urgent, bond, tenancy
  • 624 likes on NCAT Facebook
  • 626 followers on NCAT Twitter
  • 1,974 subscribers to NCAT online alerts and e-newsletters

Applications 2015-2016

Division Number % of Total
Administrative and Equal Opportunity 848 1.2%
Consumer and Commercial 57,299 82.5%
Guardianship 10,384 15.0%
Occupational 323 0.5%
Internal Appeals 602 0.9%
Total 69,456 100%



NCAT Annual Report 2015-2016 

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