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Visiting us

Visiting us

The Judicial Committee of the Privy Council (JCPC) and Supreme Court of the United Kingdom (UKSC) building is open to the public, parties and media.

Opening hours are Monday to Friday, 9.00am-5pm (last entry at 4.30pm) and is closed on weekends and bank holidays

All hearings are available to watch live and on-demand via our websites.

UKSC judgments in Hilary term will be handed down in the Court, on Wednesdays at 9.45am.They will continue to be live streamed via the UKSC website. Judgments will be announced one week in advance, as usual.

Please keep in touch with us by following us on Instagram and Twitter or visiting our YouTube channel to learn more about our role and work.

Tours and events

Education tours and guided tours of the building for the public are bookable. We will continue to offer virtual tours for schools, colleges and universities.

An online, 360° virtual tour is available, through which people can see the building and learn about its history.

For private event information and enquiries, please email


The Registry public counter is open 11am to 3pm Monday - Friday and the Registry staff will answer telephone and email enquiries 10am to 4pm Monday - Friday. Parties should file their papers by email.

Please see Building and Registry opening times. for further details including updates and information about their opening times over the recess period.

Registry telephone

  • 020 7960 1991 or 1992

For more information, please contact us by:

  • Email:
  • Telephone - 020 7960 1900 or 1500
  • Text Relay - Callers with a text phone can talk through Text Relay by calling 18001 followed by our main numbers 020 7960 1900 or 020 7960 1500.

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