Notice for defence practitioners: contacting the PPS during Covid-19 pandemic

Before contacting the PPS, defence practitioners should note the guidance on bail and the listing of other urgent matters issued by the Office of the Lord Chief Justice.

You can visit the dedicated Covid-19 guidance page by clicking the link.

Here you will also find relevant forms and guidance around Bail applications and the listing of urgent matters in the Magistrate’s Court, Crown Court and High Court.

Further to these instructions, please ensure that the relevant Forms are sent to the appropriate PPS email address detailed below.

Please note these inboxes are monitored from 9am to 3pm, Monday – Friday only.

High Court Email address
  HC.BailOffice@courtsni.gsi.gov.uk
Crown Court Email address 

Londonderry

CrownCourtFoyle@ppsni.gov.uk

Omagh

omagh.crowncourt@ppsni.gov.uk

Dungannon

omagh.crowncourt@ppsni.gov.uk

Newry

Newry.crowncourt@ppsni.gov.uk

Craigavon

Craigavon.crowncourt@ppsni.gov.uk

Belfast

Crowncourtlaganside@ppsni.gov.uk

Downpatrick

Crowncourtlaganside@ppsni.gov.uk

Antrim

Crowncourtlaganside@ppsni.gov.uk

 

Magistrates' Court Email address

Omagh

omaghcourtsupport@ppsni.gov.uk

Strabane

omaghcourtsupport@ppsni.gov.uk

Enniskillen

omaghcourtsupport@ppsni.gov.uk

Dungannon

omaghcourtsupport@ppsni.gov.uk

Londonderry

CourtSupportFoyle@ppsni.gov.uk 

Coleraine

CourtSupportFoyle@ppsni.gov.uk 

Limavady

CourtSupportFoyle@ppsni.gov.uk 

Magherafelt

CourtSupportFoyle@ppsni.gov.uk 

Newry

PPSNewryCourtSupport@ppsni.gov.uk

Armagh

PPSNewryCourtSupport@ppsni.gov.uk

Banbridge

PPSNewryCourtSupport@ppsni.gov.uk

Craigavon

PPSNewryCourtSupport@ppsni.gov.uk

Belfast

B&ECourtSupport@ppsni.gov.uk

Ballymena

B&ECourtSupport@ppsni.gov.uk

Antrim

B&ECourtSupport@ppsni.gov.uk

Newtownards

B&ECourtSupport@ppsni.gov.uk

Downpatrick

B&ECourtSupport@ppsni.gov.uk

Lisburn

B&ECourtSupport@ppsni.gov.uk