Christmas and New Year opening times

Christmas and New Year opening times

The Supreme Court building

The Supreme Court building will be open to the public over the Christmas holiday on the following dates and times:

Date Building (Public) Registry Café
Wed 20 Dec 0930 to 1630 1000 to 1630 0930 to 1630
Thu 21 Dec 0930 to 1630 Closed 0930 to 1630
Fri 22 Dec 0930 to 1630 Closed 0930 to 1630
Mon 25 Dec Closed Closed Closed
Tue 26 Dec Closed Closed Closed
Wed 27 Dec 0930 to 1630 Closed 0930 to 1630
Thu 28 Dec 0930 to 1630 Closed 0930 to 1630
Fri 29 Dec 0930 to 1630 Closed 0930 to 1630
Mon 01 Jan Closed Closed Closed
Tue 02 Jan 0930 to 1630 Closed 0930 to 1630
Wed 03 Jan 0930 to 1630 Closed 0930 to 1630
Thu 04 Jan 0930 to 1630 Closed 0930 to 1630
Fri 05 Jan 0930 to 1630 Closed 0930 to 1630
Mon 08 Jan 0930 to 1630 Closed 0930 to 1630
Tue 09 Jan 0930 to 1630 Closed 0930 to 1630
Wed 10 Jan 0930 to 1630 1000 to 1600 0930 to 1630
       

Registry

Please note that Registries of both the Supreme Court and the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council will be closed during the Christmas vacation period.

The Registry will close at 1630 on Wednesday 20 December 2017 and will reopen at 1000 on Tuesday 10 January 2018.

Supreme Court staff present in the building while the Registry is closed will not be able to accept papers on behalf of the Court.

If your time limit for filing documents expires on a business day during this Christmas vacation period, it will be extended automatically until 10 January 2018.

This is provided for by UKSC Practice Direction 2.1.8 and JCPC Practice Direction 2.1.8. (Please note that this does not mean that documents due on or after 10 January 2018 are subject to any automatic extension).