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Sheriff Appeal Court - Civil

Parliament House, Edinburgh


The Sheriff Appeal Court (Civil) commenced on the 01 January 2016. 

Contact details for the Sheriff Appeal Court administrative centre are:

Sheriff Appeal Court
Parliament House
Parliament Square
Edinburgh
EH1 1RQ

DX number 549306, Edinburgh 36

LP 1 Edinburgh 10

Telephone number 0131 240 6888

Any queries regarding the new Sheriff Appeal Court (Civil) can be emailed to SAC.civil@scotcourts.gov.uk

Email will also become the default method for lodging motions in the court.

To be able to use this facility, a single email address, to be registered with the Court, must be provided to SACmotions@scotcourts.gov.uk

Information on registering for E-Motions

Deputy Clerk - Sheriff Appeal Court

The Deputy Clerk manages the programming of the Sheriff Appeal Court.

The Deputy Clerk is responsible for:-

  • Assigning all hearings in civil appeals;
  • Setting up additional courts where required; and,
  • Co-ordinating Appeal Sheriffs to cover the business of the court

Contact

For all enquiries in relation to the programming of appeal hearings please call the Deputy Clerk on 0131 240 6877.

Procedural hearings will be assigned by the Court without the requirement of input from parties or their agents.

Fixing Times

Agents and party appellants wishing to fix appeal hearings at the offices of the Sheriff Appeal Court may attend at the public counter at the following times:-

Tuesday
11:00 - 12:30pm
2:30 - 4:00pm

Thursday

11:00 - 12:30pm
2:30 - 4:00pm

Please note that we are only able to accommodate fixing during the above times; we regret that we are unable to fix over the telephone.