Hours & Holidays


Office hours for the clerk's office are 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday, with the exception of holidays. The court's electronic case filing system is available for filing 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Counsel anticipating an after-hours emergency must contact the clerk's office during regular office hours to arrange after-hours coverage.

Office closings, including due to inclement weather, are announced on the court’s main incoming line, (804) 916-2700, and under News & Announcements on the court's home page. Filing deadlines are extended to the next day the clerk’s office is open for business.

2022 Holidays

Date Holiday
Friday, December 31
New Year's Day Observed
Monday, January 17 Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Monday, February 21 Washington's Birthday
Monday, May 30 Memorial Day
Monday, June 20
Juneteenth National Independence Day Observed
Monday, July 4
Independence Day
Monday, September 5
Labor Day
Monday, October 10 Columbus Day
Friday, November 11 Veterans Day
Thursday, November 24 Thanksgiving Day
Friday, November 25
Clerk's office closed except for emergency filings
 Friday, December 23
Clerk's office closed except for emergency filings
Monday, December 26
Christmas Day Observed

2023 Holidays

Date Holiday
Monday, January 2
New Year's Day Observed
Monday, January 16 Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Monday, February 20 Washington's Birthday
Monday, May 29 Memorial Day
Monday, June 19
Juneteenth National Independence Day
Tueday, July 4
Independence Day
Monday, September 4
Labor Day
Monday, October 9
Columbus Day
Friday, November 10
Veterans Day Observed
Thursday, November 23 Thanksgiving Day
Monday, December 25
Christmas Day