Judicial Office

What the Judicial Office does

The Judicial Office supports the judiciary across the courts of England and Wales, and the non-devolved tribunals across the UK, by providing training, legal and policy advice, human resources, communications and administrative support.

JO works with the Ministry of Justice.

Read more about what we do

Contact JO

Media enquiries - for journalists only

Press Office (for journalists only)

020 7073 4852

Out of hours pager

07659 550652

Judges do not handle their own media enquiries and it is important that press requests come through the JO, not direct to judges. Information for media representatives wishing to lodge a press enquiry, request an interview or otherwise engage with the judiciary can be found at:


Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request.
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question.

Corporate information

Jobs and contracts

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