Witness Service Inverness

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 Inverness

The Castle
Sheriff Court House

01463 242240

Opening hours:

Monday 9am – 5pm
Tuesday 9am – 5pm
Wednesday 9am – 5pm
Thursday 9am -5pm
Friday 9am – 4.30pm

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

Inverness 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
The Castle

01463 230782
Inverness Sheriff Court website

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

Parking information
There is no public car parking at the court house, except for one disabled space shared with the local authority. If you wish to use this space, please make prior contact with the court.