Lanark Sheriff Court was totally refurbished over a period of two years and re-opened in 2004. The Justice of the Peace Court was established in the same building in February 2010.
The court is situated two doors away from Lanark public library in Hope Street. The library is signposted from Lanark High Street which is well served by bus routes.
Use the journey planner for public transportation information.
By bus:Several bus routes pass through High Street. The bus station is situated next to the rail station.
By rail:Lanark Train Station is a 15 minute walk from the court.
By car:There is no public car parking at the court. There are numerous public car parks within a 15 minute walk from the court.
On arrival, the public counter is immediately to the right of the entrance door as you come into the building.
If you are attending for jury duty please report to the public counter.
Wheelchair users can access the court via a ramp at the front of the building. A lift is available to take visitors from the ground floor to the first floor level for access to the courts themselves.
There is a tea bar on the ground floor of the building. The tea bar is open from 09:30 until 12:00 approx.
Lunch and refreshments will be provided for jurors if the court sits into the afternoon.
A loop induction system is available in both court rooms and at the public counter.
Sheriff Court Rolls
Justice of the Peace Court Rolls
Mon – Thu 09:00 - 17:00
Fri 09:00 - 16:30
January 1, 2
April 18, 21
May 5, 26
December 1, 25, 26
Pay a fine online
or fines payments can be taken at the public counter at the right hand side of the building as you come in.
Payment Methods: Cash, Debit Card, Credit Card, Cheque or Postal Order.
(please do not send cash through the post).
Please make cheques and postal orders payable to “Scottish Court Service”
send by post to:
Scottish Court Service
Central Processing Unit
PO Box 23