Court Closings & Alerts

 

Notices of courthouse closings will be posted below next to the court name. Click on a court name to view the detailed page about that courthouse. NOTE: Courts may be closed even when no notice is listed below. In times of bad weather, if you are scheduled to be at a court event, please call to confirm that the proceeding has not been canceled or rescheduled.

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Supreme Judicial Court Closings

Courthouse Notices
Supreme Judicial Court

Tuesday, December 12th, the Maine Supreme Judicial Court will be closing at 3:30 p.m. due to inclement weather.

Superior Court Closings

Courthouse Notices
Androscoggin County Superior Court - Auburn

Tuesday, December 12, the Androscoggin Superior Court will be closed due to inclement weather.

Cumberland County Superior Court - Portland

Tuesday, December 12, Cumberland County Superior Court - Portland will be closing at 3:30 p.m. due to inclement weather.

Cumberland County Superior Court and Unified Criminal Division - Portland

Tuesday, December 12, Cumberland County Superior Court and Unified Criminal Division - Portland will be closing at 3:30 p.m. due to inclement weather.

Franklin County Superior Court - Farmington

Tuesday, December 12, the Franklin County Superior Court will be closed due to inclement weather.

Hancock County Superior Court - Ellsworth

Tuesday, December 12, Hancock County Superior Court - Ellsworth will be closing at 1:30 p.m. due to inclement weather.

Kennebec County Superior Court - Augusta

Tuesday, December 12, the Kennebec Superior Court will be closed due to inclement weather.

Oxford County Superior Court - South Paris

Tuesday, December 12, the Oxford County Superior Court will be closed due to inclement weather.

Piscataquis County Superior Court - Dover-Foxcroft

Tuesday, December 12th, Piscataquis County Superior Court will be closing at 3:00 p.m. due to inclement weather.

Somerset County Superior Court - Skowhegan

Tuesday, December 12, the Somerset Superior Court will be closed due to inclement weather.

Washington County Superior Court - Machias

Tuesday, December 12, Washington County Superior Court - Machias will be closing at 2 p.m. due to inclement weather.

York County Superior Court - Alfred

Tuesday, December 12, York County Superior Court will be closing at 2:00 p.m. due to inclement weather.

District Court Closings

Courthouse Notices
Augusta District Court

Tuesday, December 12, the Augusta District Court will be closed due to inclement weather.

Biddeford District Court

Tuesday, December 12th, Biddeford District Court will be closing at 3:00 p.m. due to inclement weather.

Bridgton District Court

Tuesday, December 12, the Bridgton District Court will be closed due to inclement weather.

Calais District Court

Tuesday, December 12, Calais District Court will be closing at 2 p.m. due to inclement weather.

Dover-Foxcroft District Court

Tuesday, December 12th, Dover-Foxcroft District Court will be closing at 3:00 p.m. due to inclement weather.

Ellsworth District Court

Tuesday, December 12, Ellsworth District Court will be closing at 1:30 p.m. due to inclement weather.

Farmington District Court

Tuesday, December 12, the Farmington District Court will be closed due to inclement weather.

Lewiston District Court

Tuesday, December 12, the Lewiston District Court will be closed due to inclement weather.

Machias District Court

Tuesday, December 12, Machias District Court will be closing at 2 p.m. due to inclement weather.

Newport District Court

Tuesday, December 12th, Newport District Court will be closing at 3:00 p.m. due to inclement weather.

Portland District Court

Tuesday, December 12, Portland District Court will be closing at 3:30 p.m. due to inclement weather.

Rumford District Court

Tuesday, December 12, the Rumford District Court will be closed due to inclement weather.

Skowhegan District Court

Tuesday, December 12, the Skowhegan District Court will be closed due to inclement weather.

South Paris District Court

Tuesday, December 12, the South Paris District Court will be closed due to inclement weather.

Springvale District Court

Tuesday, December 12th, Springvale District Court will be closing at 3:00 p.m. due to inclement weather.

Violations Bureau - Lewiston

Tuesday, December 12, the Violations Bureau will be closed due to inclement weather.

Waterville District Court

Tuesday, December 12, the Waterville District Court will be closed due to inclement weather.

York District Court

Tuesday, December 12th, York District Court will be closing at 3:00 p.m. due to inclement weather.

 

Administrative Office of the Courts & Violations Bureau Closings

Generally, when the clerks’ offices in courts in Portland (Cumberland County Superior, Unified Criminal Division, Portland District, & Supreme Judicial Court) or Augusta (Kennebec County Superior, Unified Criminal Division, & Augusta District) are closed, the Administrative Office of the Courts located in the same city is closed; and, in most instances, when the Lewiston District Court is closed, the Violations Bureau is closed. If you are planning to do business with any of those offices, please call to confirm that the office is open. 

Administrative Weeks

Unless otherwise noted, the courts and clerk's windows will be closed from 8 a.m. to noon during Administrative Week to allow court staff to complete important work. We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your cooperation.

2018 Administrative Weeks

  • Spring 2018 - April 30 through May 4
  • Summer 2018 - July 30 through August 3 *ONLY closed to the public from 8 a.m. to noon on July 30 and 31.
  • Fall 2018 - October 15 through October 19