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Court Information

North Carolina's court system, called the General Court of Justice, is a unified statewide and state-operated system consisting of three divisions: the Appellate Division, the Superior Court and the District Court Division. The Superior Court and District Court Divisions are commonly referred to as the North Carolina Trial Courts. 


For information on the New Hanover County courts, click here.

For information on the Pender County courts, click here.

For information on Disability and Language Access in the NC courts, click here

Both courthouse hours of operation are from 8:00am to 5:00pm, Monday through Friday (please note that the DA's office opens at 8:30 am). The courthouse is closed on Judicial Branch holidays. For addresses and directions, please visit the Contact page. 

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