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Christmas and New Year closures for courts and tribunals 2017

Details of which courts and tribunals will be closed over the Christmas holidays.

Image of Royal Courts of Justice at night

Crown Courts, County Courts and the Royal Courts of Justice will close over the Christmas period on:

  • Monday 25 December 2017
  • Tuesday 26 December 2017
  • Wednesday 27 December 2017
  • Monday 1 January 2018

Offices in Scotland will be closed on:

  • Monday 25 December 2017
  • Tuesday 26 December 2017
  • Monday 1 January 2018
  • Tuesday 2 January 2018

Some emergency courts may operate over the holiday. Please check before travelling. See court and tribunal finder for details.

(Photo of the Royal Courts of Justice by William Warby on Flickr. Used under Creative Commons.)

Published 16 November 2017