The Delaware State Courts will be closed on Friday, April 10, 2020 in observance of Good Friday. Justice of the Peace Courts 11 (New Castle County), 7 (Kent County) and 3 (Sussex County) will remain open.

Delaware Court facilities ordered closed to the public until April 15, 2020. Read more...

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Delaware State Courts - Holiday Schedule

2020 Holiday Schedule*

Holiday Date
New Year's Day January 1
Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 20
Good Friday April 10
Memorial Day May 25
Independence Day July 3**
Labor Day September 7
Election Day November 3
Return Day (after 12:00 noon Sussex County) November 5
Veterans Day November 11
Thanksgiving Day November 26
Day After Thanksgiving November 27
Christmas Day December 25

*24 Hour Justice of the Peace Courts are not subject to State Closings or Holidays.

**The observed date may be different for employees in 24/7 operations/facilities.