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The Department of Justice has published a Victim Charter. The Charter sets out the entitlements and services that victims of crime in Northern Ireland can expect to receive from a range of service providers and can be found here.

If you are visiting a court house and have a disability, you can use this contacts list attached to talk to one of our staff members about any concerns you may have: Disability Liaison Officer List. 

Please note that our ICOS Online Services will be unavailable on Friday 22nd July from 6pm to 7pm to allow for maintenance. EJO services will remain online during this time.

  

   
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go to NI DirectJuror Notices Online

Please note that the Juror Notice Online service for 2016 has now ended.

 

Online Services

Online Services

Our online services are available 24 hours a day.
Login/register using the button at the top of this page then click here for access to our public court list, copy orders, small claims, EJO debt register searching, public searching, ICOS accounts, EJO and ICOS case tracking services.

 
 
Small Claims

Small Claims Online

This facility allows customers to make a claim to recover money owed to them up to a fixed amount of £3,000. Use this link to go to the small claims section of our online services page.

 
 
This link will open a PDF version of our booklet A guide to proceedings in the High Court for people without a legal representative.

A guide to proceedings in the High Court

This guide, provides some basic information about court rules and procedure to assist those who find themselves in the position of starting or continuing litigation without legal representation in the High Court.

Court Rules

Court Rules and Guidance

Guidance for personal litigants and other court users.

Copyright in the original Rules belongs to the Crown.

 
 
Customer Service

Customer Service

This section outlines our commitment to customer service. You can view our customer service strategy and service standards here.

Matrimonial and Civil Partnership proceedings

Matrimonial

To complement Practice Direction 01/2011 the Matrimonial and civil partnership section on our website has been developed to provide easier access to procedural guidance and forms.

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Key Matters

Public Consultations

Temporary Closure of Old Townhall Building

Telephoning the Royal Courts of Justice

Child Abduction

Court Lists

Information on Repossession

Magistrates' Court Statement of Means

 Londonderry Magistrates’ Court Domestic Violence Listing Pilot

Reporting a Death

CJSM secure email system

Opening of the Legal Year - September 2015

General Practitioner's Clinical Summary

Enniskillen Courthouse - Designated Hearing Centre

Lord Chief Justice Direction: Single Jurisdictions

               

Independent Assessor of PSNI Recruitment Vetting

               
The Department of Justice (DOJ) is seeking to appoint an Independent Assessor of Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) Recruitment Vetting.

For more information please click here.

 

Office of the Lord Chief Justice
  
The Lord Chief Justice of Northern Ireland invites applications for appointments to the following post:
 
Lord or Lady Justice of Appeal, Court of Appeal of Northern Ireland
 
Three vacancies will arise in the Court of Appeal during the course of 2017.
 

 

Alternatives to Court in Northern Ireland

A guidance booklet has been published by the Northern Ireland Ombudsman. This booklet gives you an outline of alternative methods of resolving disputes other than using the courts.

The options for businesses, and the information requirements, for resolving disputes out of court can be found here.