HM Courts and Tribunal Service (HMCTS) has published a rapid consultation on COVID operating hours (COH) in crown courts. The deadline has been extended to 11.45pm on Monday 14 December.

There are three documents we have been asked to consider:

Have your say

The Law Society will be responding to this consultation. If you have any feedback about these proposals, we ask that you send this to us at by Monday 7 December.

You can also email your responses, or any questions, to

The deadline for written responses has been extended to 11.45pm on Monday 14 December.