Circuit Court

Newport News Circuit Court (7th Judicial Circuit)
  1. Case Information

    The Virginia Courts Case Information System has information about court cases in many Virginia cities and counties.

  2. Clerk & Judges

    Find contact information for the Clerk of Circuit Court and judges.

  3. Concealed Handgun Permit Application

    Information about obtaining a concealed handgun permit in Newport News. Includes links to Virginia Code, permit application, and Virginia State Police website.

  4. Directions & Parking

    Find how to get to and park at the Newport News Circuit Court?

  5. E-Filing

    The Virginia Judiciary E-Filing System is a comprehensive automated system developed by the Office of the Executive Secretary to integrate with the circuit court clerks' offices' existing statewide Circuit case management, case imaging, and financial management systems.

  6. Frequently Asked Questions

    The following frequently asked questions are for persons other than attorneys who file divorces, name changes or other matters.

  7. General Information

    Find general overview information about circuit courts.

  8. Local Rules of the Court

    View and download the Local Rules of the Newport News Circuit Court.

  9. Prohibited Items

    All persons entering the Courthouse are required to pass through a metal detector and are subject to search of their person and belongings.

  10. Remote Access of Land Records

    The Newport News Circuit Court Clerk’s Office is now offering remote access to land records including both indices and images.

  11. Terms of Court

    Read about the times for the commencement of the regular terms of court.

  12. Traffic / Criminal Appeals

    You have an absolute right to appeal your case and receive a completely new trial with a different judge.

  13. Payment Plan Information

  14. FOIA Rights & Responsibilities

    View the Rights of Requesters and the Responsibilities of the Newport News Circuit Court Clerk’s Office under the Virginia Freedom of Information Act