Court's Holiday Closing Schedule & Weather Updates

The Newport News Circuit Court and the Circuit Court Clerk’s Office normal operating hours are Monday through Friday, 8 AM through 4:30 PM. We stop accepting documents for recording in the land records at 4 PM and the registers close at 4:15 PM for payments.

P​​ayments on court fines/costs/restitution may be made anytime at ​​​ If your payment is due anytime this office is closed, you have until 4:15 the next ​business day to complete your transaction.​​​​​

​if you have further question please contact us at 757-926-8356.​

Pursuant to Virginia Code §2.2-3300​, the Newport News Circuit Court and the Clerk's Office will be closed the following days:​

  • ​New Year’s Day
  • ​Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • ​President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Juneteenth​
  • Independence Day
  • ​Labor Day
  • ​Columbus Day
  • ​Election Day
  • ​Veterans Day
  • ​Thanksgiving Day and the Friday after
  • ​Christmas Day