Elgin Court


Patterson and Paterson Defence Lawyers regularly represent clients at Elgin Sheriff Court. Please contact us should you require representation at court.

Contact details

Postal address:

Sheriff Courthouse,

High Street,


IV30 1BU

Telephone number:

01343 542505


01343 559517




Situated in the centre of Elgin at the corner of High Street and Glover Street. Please use the journey planner for public transportation information.

By bus

The bus station is a five minute walk from the courthouse.

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 car parking at the court, the nearest multi-storey car park is at the St Giles Shopping Centre, a short walk along the High Street. There is also some limited on-street car parking in the streets behind the courthouse.

By taxi

There is a taxi rank on the High Street in front of "The Muckle Cross".

On arrival

On arrival, please report to the court officer at reception or to the sheriff clerk's office on the first floor.

You will be directed from there as to where you need to go in the building.

To enter the building you may be asked to pass through airport type screening and your bags or briefcases may be searched.

If you are attending for jury duty please come to the main reception where you will be directed to the courtroom.

Wheelchair users can access the building via the back door or the main entrance. If you have any specific access requirements please contact the sheriff clerk's office.

Opening times

Monday - Thursday 09:00 to 17:00

Friday 09:00 - 16:30

Public Holidays


January 1, 4

April 2, 5

May 3

June 28

August 23

October 4

December 6, 27, 28

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