Witness Service Aberdeen Sheriff 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

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

Witness Service Aberdeen Sheriff Court

Sheriff Court House
Castle Street
Aberdeen
AB10 1WP

01224 652 361
witnessservice.aberdeen-SC@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 Sheriff Court

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

Sheriff Court House
Castle Street
Aberdeen
AB10 1WP

01224 657 200
aberdeen@scotcourts.gov.uk
Aberdeen Sheriff Court website

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

Parking information
There is no public car park at the courthouse. Metered car parking, maximum stay 4 hours is available nearby. The nearest long-stay car park is the NCP at Shiprow, a 5 minutes walk. Court users who bring their ticket to reception for validation can receive a 25% discount on parking fees here.