The Supreme Court

The Supreme Court is the final court of appeal in the UK for civil cases, and for criminal cases from England, Wales and Northern Ireland. It hears cases of the greatest public or constitutional importance affecting the whole population. We are open on weekdays from 0930 to 1630.


  • The Supreme Court is currently in recess


30 August 2016

Permission to appeal

Permission to appeal (PTA) results for July to August 2016

10 August 2016

Latest judgments

The Supreme Court gives one judgment

29 July 2016

News releases

Supreme Court Arts Trust summer exhibition