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.

Registry on Friday 18 January
Please note that on Friday 18 January the Registry will open at the later time of 1100, and calls to the Supreme Court's main telephone switchboard will not be answered between 1000 to 1100, due to staff training. We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause.
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TODAY'S SITTINGS        16 Jan 2019

    Supreme Court
    Court 1 - 10:30
  • Vedanta Resources PLC and another (Appellants) v Lungowe and others (Respondents)

    JCPC
    Court 3 - 10:30
  • East Asia Company Ltd (Respondent) v PT Satria Tiratama Energindo (Appellant) (Bermuda)

SUPREME COURT NEWS

14 January 2019

Swearing-in ceremony

Watch swearing-in ceremony of Lord Sales as Justice of The Supreme Court


14 January 2019

Latest judgments

The Supreme Court gives one judgment


9 January 2019

Speeches

Speeches made by Lady Hale in Edinburgh on 26 October and Isle of Man on 5 December