Courts Service of Ireland
A project to install child distraction spaces in Irish courts has secured support through a new innovation fund.
Published 25 October 2019
Pupils from Carndonagh Community School in Co Donegal have become the first to take part in a video conference with Supreme Court judges under a new initiative aimed at helping young people understand the work of the court.
Published 21 October 2019
The refurbishment of Carndonagh Courthouse has been put "on the long finger" after its closure in March, a local councillor has suggested.
Published 3 October 2019
The Courts Service of Ireland is set to begin refurbishment works at the historic former Ballinamore Courthouse this week.
Published 2 October 2019
Judges claimed over €1 million in expenses in the first half of 2019, slightly less than in the same period last year, according to new Courts Service figures.
Published 15 August 2019
The 180-year-old courthouse building in Tuam will be demolished and replaced rather than refurbished, Courts Service officials have confirmed.
Published 12 August 2019
Dozens of appeals which may not have been heard until 2020 or 2021 have been brought forward as early as October in anticipation of the expansion of the Court of Appeal.
Published 25 July 2019
The Courts Service has today rolled out a new online system for searching for intoxicating liquor and club licenses.
Published 22 July 2019
Refurbishment works at Wicklow Courthouse have been delayed again, according to a local TD.
Published 11 July 2019
The Chief Justice of Ireland, Mr Justice Frank Clarke, highlighted a number of initiatives to create a stronger online presence for the courts at today's launch of the Courts Service annual report for 2018.
Published 8 July 2019
A pilot scheme to allow solicitor firms to lodge, pay and track applications for licensing online has been extended to counties Donegal, Sligo, Leitrim and Louth.
Published 11 June 2019
The Courts Service of Ireland has exchanged key documents to take forward the acquisition of a 5,000㎡ site for a new courthouse in Portlaoise.
Published 21 May 2019
Kilcock Courthouse will be closed permanently under plans put out to consultation by the Courts Service of Ireland.
Published 24 April 2019
A new centralised unit for the service of EU documents across the whole country has been established in Castlebar.
Published 16 April 2019
Plans for a new courthouse in Laois have now moved forward despite pressure from county councillors, the Leinster Express reports.
Published 15 January 2019