Witness Service Aberdeen High Court

Welcome to your local witness service. We provide free, confidential information and support for victims and witnesses of crime, including:

  • Court familiarisation visits and an explanation of court procedures prior to trial
  • Information regarding court attendance for victims and witness
  • Emotional support while you wait to give evidence
  • Appointments to meet with our support team should you need it

Service location, opening hours and contact details are listed below along with court and parking details.

Witness Service Aberdeen High Court

Witness Service
Aberdeen Sheriff Court Annex and High Court of Justiciary
53 Castle Street
Aberdeen
AB11 5BB

01224 572 628
witnessservice.aberdeen-HC@victimsupportsco.org.uk

Opening hours

Monday  9am – 5pm
Tuesday  9am – 5pm
Wednesday  9am – 5pm
Thursday  9am – 5pm
Friday  9am – 5pm

If you need support outwith these hours, our helpline is open 8am-8pm, Mon-Fri 0800 160 1985

Aberdeen High Court

If you need to contact the court or are looking for more information about attending a trial, please use the contact details below:

Aberdeen Sheriff Court Annex and High Court of Justiciary
53 Castle Street
Aberdeen
AB11 5BB

01224 657 250
aberdeen@scotcourts.gov.uk
Aberdeen High Court website

Directions
Directions to the court can found on the Aberdeen High Court website

Parking information
There is no public car park at the Court. There is various on-street (metered) car parking, maximum stay 4 hours. The nearest long-stay car park is the NCP at Shiprow, 5 minutes walk from the courthouse. We have arranged for court users who bring their ticket to reception for validation to receive a 25% discount on parking fees at the NCP car park at Shiprow.