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Tain Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court

Welcome to Tain Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court.

On this page you will find contact details, location of the court, facilities available, fines payments, opening times and daily court rolls.

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Contact Details

Postal address

High Street,
Tain,
IV19 1AB

 

Main telephone

01862 892518

Sheriff Clerk / Main contact

Donna Jack

Legal post

LP - 2, Tain

Email

tain@scotcourts.gov.uk

Accessibility contact

If you have a text phone you can contact the court using Text Relay.

If you require the support of an interpreter when you contact a court, a phone based service is available - ask for Language Line and the language required.

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. www.contactscotland-bsl.org

Directions

Tain High Street is well served by public transport. Use the journey planner for public transportation information.

By bus

Stagecoach buses from Inverness and Dornoch to Tain stop on the High Street either opposite or outside the post office in Tain.

For timetables contact Traveline0871 2002233 or seethe website.

By rail

The nearest rail station is approximately a ten minute walk. Visit ScotRail or National Rail Enquiries for train times.

By car

There is no public parking available at the court house. There are a number of free car parks off nearby streets.

By air

The nearest Airport is Inverness which is approximately 35 miles from Tain


On Arrival

When you arrive at the sheriff court please report to the sheriff clerk's office on the ground floor. Jurors should initially report to the sheriff clerk's office where you will be guided to the courtroom.

If you have any mobility issues please contact 01862 892518 prior to attending as the courtroom is on the second floor.

Facilities

There are a number of hotels, restaurants and coffee shops within walking distance of the court house. If you are sitting on a jury, lunch and refreshments will be provided if the court sits onto the afternoon.

A loop induction service is available in all courtrooms for people who have hearing difficulties. Please contact 01862 892518 if you require to use this facility.

Pay a Fine

Pay a fine online

Payment Methods: Cash, Debit Card, Credit Card, Cheque or Postal Order. Please do not send any cash by 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

Opening Times

Mon - Fri 09:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 16:00

Public Holidays

2017

November 27
December 25, 26

2018

January 1. 2
March 30
April 2
May 7
July 2
August 27
October 1
December 3, 25, 26

 

Complaints

Please refer to the complaints and feedback page.

Useful Links

Accessibility

If you have a text phone you can contact the court using Text Relay.

If you require the support of an interpreter when you contact a court, a phone based service is available - ask for Language Line and the language required.

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