Easter opening times

Easter opening times

The Supreme Court building

The Supreme Court building will close to the public at 1630 on Thursday 29 March and will reopen at 0930 on Tuesday 3 April 2018.


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

The Registry will close at 1630 on Tuesday 27 March 2018 and will reopen at 1000 on Monday 9 April 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 Easter vacation period, it will be extended automatically until 9 April 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 9 April 2018 are subject to any automatic extension.