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In this section you will find the schedules of the South Western court areas, venues, sitting days and starting times of Circuit Courts in 2020/2021.

SOUTH WESTERN CIRCUIT:

Clare (2021) :

Place of Sittings

Hilary
11 January - 26 March

 

Easter
12 April - 20 May

Trinity
2 June - 31 July

Michaelmas
4 October - 21 December

Ennis (civil & family)

25 January (3 weeks)
8 February(1 week)

15 March (2 weeks)

12 April (1 week)

12 April (1 week)

3 May (2 weeks)

 

2 June (2 weeks)

26 July (1 week)

13 October (2 weeks)

24 November (4 weeks)

Ennis (criminal)

15 February(4 weeks)

19 April (2 weeks)
17 May
(1 week)

 

28 June

(4 weeks)

25 October (3 weeks)

Kilrush

26 January

27 April

22 June

12 October

Kerry (2021):

 

Place of Sittings

Hilary
11 January - 26 March

Easter
12 April - 20 May

Trinity
2 June - 31 July

Michaelmas
4 October - 21 December

Tralee/Killarney/Listowel
(civil & family)

11 Jan(3 weeks)
8 Feb (3 weeks)
22 March (1 week)

17 May (3 days)

2 June (3 weeks)

4 October (4 weeks)
13 December (1 week)

Tralee
(schedule)
9 Feb 13 April 29 June 2 November

Tralee/Killarney
(criminal)

1 March (3 weeks)

12 April (4 weeks)

28 June (5 weeks)

1 November (5 weeks)

Killarney
(schedule)

4 February (2 days)

13 May (2 days)

22 June (2 days)

9 December (2 days)

Listowel
(schedule)

 2 February (2 days)

11 May (2 days)

24 June (2 days)

7 December (2 days)

Limerick (2021):

Place of Sittings

Hilary
11 January - 26 March

Easter
12 April - 20 May

Trinity
2 June - 31 July

Michaelmas
4 October - 21 December

Limerick (criminal)

11 January (11 weeks)  

12 April (6 weeks)

2 June (9 weeks)    

4 October (11 weeks)    

Limerick (civil & family)

11 January (5 weeks) 
15 March (2 weeks)

29 April (4 weeks) 

2 June (2 weeks)
21 June (6 weeks)

4 October (2 weeks)   
1 November (7 weeks)

Newcastlewest

27 January

28 April

30 June

13 October

Where there are no dates given for counties contact the relevant court office for details

Clare (2020):

Place of Sittings

Hilary
13 January - 3 April

Easter
20 April - 28 May

Trinity
10 June - 31 July

Michaelmas
5 October - 21 December

Ennis (civil & family)

14 January (4 weeks)
24 March (2 weeks)

21 April (1 week)
19 May (2 weeks)

14 July (3 weeks)

13 October (2 weeks)
24 November (4 weeks)

Ennis (criminal)

11 February (4 weeks)

28 April (3 weeks)

10 June (1 week)
30 June (2 weeks)

27 October (4 weeks)

Kilrush

10 March

12 May

7 July

3 November

Kerry (2020):

 

Place of Sittings

Hilary
13 January - 3 April

Easter
20 April - 28 May

Trinity
10 June - 31 July

Michaelmas
5 October - 21 December

Tralee/Killarney (civil & family)

13 January (3 weeks)
23 March (2 weeks)

20 April (1 week)
25 May (1 week)

10 June (1 week)
27 July (1 week)

5 October (4 weeks)
12 December (1 week)

Tralee (criminal)

11 February (6 weeks)

28 April (3 weeks)

22 June (4 weeks)

2 November (5 weeks)

Killarney

 6 & 7 February (2 days)

21 & 22 May (2 days)

23 & 24 July (2 days)

10 & 11 December (2 days)

Listowel

 4 & 5 February (2 days)

19 & 20 May (2 days)

21 & 22 July (2 days)

8 & 9 December (2 days)

Limerick (2020):

Place of Sittings

Hilary
13 January - 3 April

Easter
20 April - 28 May

Trinity
10 June - 31 July

Michaelmas
5 October - 21 December

Limerick (civil & family)

14 January (2 weeks)
11 February (1 week)
3 March (3 weeks)

21 April (6 weeks)

10 June (7 weeks)

6 October (2 weeks)
3 November (7 weeks)

Limerick (criminal)

14 January (4 weeks)
24 March (2 weeks)

21 April (6 weeks)

9 June (2 weeks)
21 July (2 weeks)

6 October (4 weeks)
8 December (2 weeks)

Newcastlewest

11 March

13 May

8 July

4 November

Where there are no dates given for counties contact the relevant court office for details

Kerry (2019):

Place of Sittings

Hilary
11 January - 12 April

Easter
29 April - 6 June

Trinity
19 June - 31 July

Michaelmas
7 October - 21 December

Tralee (civil & family)

11 January (4 weeks)
28 March (3 weeks)

28 May (2 weeks)

19 June (1 week)
30 July (1 week)

8 October (4 weeks)
17 December (1 week)

Tralee (criminal)

12 February (6 weeks)

30 April (3 weeks)

25 June (4 weeks)

5 November (5 weeks)

Killarney

7 February (2 days)

23 May (2 days)

23 July (2 days)

12 December (2 days)

Listowel

5 February (2 days)

21 May (2 days)

25 July (2 days)

10 December (2 days)

Limerick (2019) :

Place of Sittings

Hilary
11 January - 12 April

Easter
29 April - 6 June

Trinity
19 June - 31 July

Michaelmas
7 October - 21 December

Limerick (civil & family)

11 January (3 weeks)
12 February (1 week)
5 March (4 weeks)

30 April (6 weeks)

18 June (7 weeks)

8 October (2 weeks)
5 November (2 weeks)

Limerick (criminal)

11 January (5 weeks)
26 March (3 weeks)

30 April (6 weeks)

18 June (1 week)
30 July (1 week)

8 October (4 weeks)
10 December (2 weeks)

Newcastlewest

23 January

15 May

10 July

6 November

Where there are no dates given for counties contact the relevant court office for details