Witness Service Ayr

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 Ayr

Ayr Sheriff Court House
Wellington Square

01292 619122

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

Ayr 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:

Ayr Sheriff Court House
Wellington Square
Ayr KA7 1EE

01292 292 200
Ayr Sheriff Court website

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

Parking information
There is no public car parking available at the courthouse. There are a number of pay and display, on-street, parking places in Wellington Square and surrounding streets. The nearest long-stay car park is at Charlotte Street.