Airdrie Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court Annexe

The Justice of the Peace Court is located in the Airdrie Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court Annexe, which is directly opposite Airdrie Sheriff Court.

The Court sits on a Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday of each week, dealing with a range of summary criminal matters.

Staff only attend the Justice of the Peace Court when the Court is sitting.

All enquiries/correspondence should be directed to:

Sheriff Clerk's Office, Sheriff Court House, Graham Street, Airdrie, ML6 6EE

Airdrie Justice of the Peace Court

Contact details

Postal address

87A Graham Street



Main telephone

01236 751121

Sheriff Clerk / Main contact

Lynne Pettigrew

Criminal department contact

01236 439151




01236 747497


Accessibility contact

If you want to contact us using text relay please follow the guidance at this link -  the Next Generation Text Service

If you require the support of an interpreter when you contact a court (by phone or attend in person), a telephone interpretation service is available.  To access this service ask for telephone interpreting and the language required. This service is NOT available during actual court proceedings.

If you use British Sign Language (BSL) and wish to phone us using a sign language interpreter, you can use the online video relay interpreting service. For more information see the contactSCOTLAND website.


The Court is located on Main Street in Coatbridge and is well served by public transport. Use the Journey Planner for public transportation information.

By bus

Buses from outlying areas and local buses stop close to the Court in Graham Street. For up to date timetables use the journey planner or see firstgroup.

By rail

The train station is approximately ten minutes walk from the courthouse. Train services run from Glasgow Queen Street to Airdrie and from Edinburgh to Airdrie on a regular basis. Visit ScotRail or National Rail Enquiries for train times.

By car

There is no public car parking available at this court, the nearest public car park is off Hallcraig Street.

By taxi

The main taxi rank is located near the Court is in Stirling Street.

On arrival

A notice board is located in the main foyer of the Court. This provides information of the cases due to call in court for the day. Please report to the court officer on arrival.

Wheelchair access is provided via a lift. If you require assistance, please contact the sheriff clerk's office at Airdrie in advance of your attendance at court. Language Line facilities are available for anyone who requires the support of an interpreter. Text Relay services are also available, if required.


There are no refreshment facilities within the courthouse. Cafe's and restaurants can be found in Airdrie town centre.

A loop induction service is available within courtrooms for people who have hearing difficulties. Please let a court official know, on your arrival at court, if you require use of this facility.

Pay a Fine

Pay a fine online or you can pay by phone 01236 751121.

Airdrie Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court Annexe does not have a public office and cannot, therefore, accept fines payments.

If visiting Airdrie sheriff court to make a fine payment, please report to the reception desk and you will be directed to the fines payment office, 01236 439175.

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 Courts and Tribunals Service"

send by post to:

Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service, Central Processing Unit, PO Box 23, Glasgow, G5 9DA

Fines enforcement: 01236 439175

Opening times

The court building is only open whilst the court is sitting.

09:30 - until court business is completed on a Mon, Tues, Thurs and Friday.

Public Holidays


January 1. 2

April 19, 22

May 6, 27

July 15

September 30

December 2, 25, 26




Please refer to the complaints and feedback page.

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