General District Court

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Open during regular business hours 8 A.M. to 4 P.M., Monday - Friday

4110 Chain Bridge Road
Fairfax, VA, 22030

Eric Barr,
Clerk of Court

Calendar & Court Schedule

The General District Court's 2017 and 2018 Calendars can be viewed by clicking the links below.

Please note that the Court may amend the calendar if the need arises.  This is done with as much notice as possible, and the calendar here will be updated.  Keep this in mind when saving or printing a copy.


The Court hears cases on a regular schedule each week, making adjustments as needed for holidays.  Court starts at the listed time, and runs as long as needed to complete the docket.

  • Advisements
    • Prisoners: Monday-Friday - 8:30 AM
    • Non-Prisoners: Monday-Friday - 10:30 AM
  • Civil & Small Claims
    • Warrant in Debt (Money): Monday-Thursday - 9:30 AM
    • Unlawful Detainer (Eviction): Friday - 9:30 AM
    • Small Claims: Friday - 9:30 AM
    • Protective Orders: Tuesday and Friday - 9:30 AM
  • Criminal
    • Bond Reduction Motions: Monday-Friday - 8:30 AM
    • Misdemeanors: Monday-Friday - 9:30 AM
    • Felony Review of Counsel: 9:30 AM
    • Animal Control: Monday-Friday - 10:45 AM
    • Preliminary Hearings: Monday-Wednesday - 2 PM (Courtrooms open with Commonwealth Attorney at 1:30 PM)
    • Criminal Sentencing Docket: Third Thursday - 2 PM
    • Veteran's Treatment Docket: Second and Fourth Thursday - 2 PM
  • Traffic
    • Infractions and Misdemeanors: Monday-Friday - 9:30 AM
    • DUI Non-Compliance/Sentencing Docket: First and Fourth Thursday - 2 PM
    • Toll Road Violations: Monday-Wednesday, 2:05 PM
    • HOT Lane Violations: Monday-Wednesday, 2:10 PM
  • Town of Vienna
    • Agreed Dispositions Docket: Monday - 9:15 AM
    • Infractions and Misdemeanors: Monday - 9:30 AM
  • Town of Herndon
    • Agreed Dispositions Docket: Wednesday - 9:15 AM
    • Infractions and Misdemeanors: Wednesday - 9:30 AM