We use some essential cookies to make this website work.
We’d like to set additional cookies to understand how you use GOV.UK, remember your settings and improve government services.
You can change your cookie settings at any time.
Find information and services
Search for a department and find out what the government is doing
Departments, agencies and public bodies
News stories, speeches, letters and notices
Detailed guidance, regulations and rules
Reports, analysis and official statistics
Consultations and strategy
Data, Freedom of Information releases and corporate reports
7 December 2021 — Blog post
Amy Caldwell-Nichols, HMCTS Deputy Director, Head of Insights and Analytics, writes about the data strategy used by HMCTS to make accessing court services as straight-forward as possible.
29 November 2021 — Blog post
As Delivery Director in Wales, I’ve seen first-hand over the last 18 months how challenging times bring people together to work towards a common goal.
24 November 2021 — News story
Newport will be home to the fifth Service Centre providing support for people using courts and tribunals.
8 November 2021 — News story
Details of which courts and tribunals will be closed over the Christmas period.
17 January 2022 — Guidance
This page provides advice and guidance for all court and tribunal users during the COVID-19 pandemic and will be updated when new advice is available.
18 January 2022 — Guidance
A weekly summary of the latest HM Courts and Tribunals Service operational position for users. We aim to update this every Friday at 4pm.
See all latest documents
HM Courts & Tribunals Service is responsible for the administration of criminal, civil and family courts and tribunals in England and Wales.
HMCTS is an executive agency, sponsored by the Ministry of Justice.
Read more about what we do
Contact a court or tribunal: https://www.gov.uk/find-court-tribunal
Read about the types of information we routinely publish in our Publication scheme. Find out about our commitment to publishing in Welsh. Our Personal information charter explains how we treat your personal information. Read our policy on Social media use.
Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details.
To help us improve GOV.UK, we’d like to know more about your visit today. We’ll send you a link to a feedback form. It will take only 2 minutes to fill in. Don’t worry we won’t send you spam or share your email address with anyone.