Witness Service Stornoway

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 Stornoway

Sheriff Court House
High Street
Elgin
IV30 1BU

01343 543 162
witnessservice.elgin@victimsupportsco.org.uk

Opening hours:

Monday 9am – 4pm
Tuesday 9am – 4pm
Wednesday 9am – 4pm
Thursday 9am – 4pm
Friday 9am – 4pm

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

Stornoway 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:

9 Lewis St
Stornoway
HS1 2JF

01851 702231
stornoway@scotcourts.gov.uk
Stornoway Sheriff Court website

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

Carpark
There is a public car park at the court. There are limited parking spaces which are on a first come first served basis. Other parking is available at South Beach Quay (Free Parking) and Perceval Square.