Courts in NainitalThere are various courts in Nainital to handle different legal procedures. The basic courts are labour court, civil court, criminal court, consumer court, Nainital district court, juvenile court, family court, etc. Descriptions of all the courts operating in Nainital city are provided below along with their responsibilities and the crime they handle. Therefore, the case relating to particular section has to be brought to the notice of right section of the court.
Nainital High Court
Nainital High Court started its service from 2000. This court is located in the region of Mallital and is also known as old secretariat in Nainital. The building in which the current High Court is operating was constructed in 1900 and is now an old building of the city. This court lies near Naina Peak and started its function and hearing of the cases in a five-room building. Later on, several new rooms were constructed which gave this court a big area providing sufficient court rooms for hearings. Also, there are numerous chambers of the lawyers and for the Chief Justice of the High Court.
District Court of Nainital
The district court of Nainital deals with all the criminal and illegal activities of Nainital district. The district court functions under the supremacy of High Court of Nainital. The district court is referred as the place of civil jurisdiction to deal with all the civil cases of the district. It operates to provide its judgment on the civil disputes and maintains the law and order of the district as a whole. The cases that are over in Nainital district court can be appealed against the judgment in the High court of Nainital. This court can be contacted at:
District court Nainital
Tallital, Nainital - 263002
Phone No.: 05942-25140
Family Court in Nainital
Nainital city also has a special court to deal with the family matters such as filing a divorce, custody demand, marriage verification, property disputes between the married couples and nullifying the marriage, etc. They are presided by the higher judicial service caretaker in Nainital and try to resolve the family cases that cannot be resolved by the interference of the family members and relatives.
Labour Court in Nainital
There is a labour court operating in Nainital which handles all the labour law offenses of the district and provide judgment in resolving the same. This court is located at:
Haldwani, Nainital - 263139
Consumer Court of Nainital
The consumers are the king as per present market in Nainital and in the world. There is a consumer court that is established in Nainital city to preserve the consumer rights and grievances addressed at this platform. It deals with all the products and services misconducts and pass judgments to provide protection to the consumers from the low quality services and products. Consumers can file their grievances at the below-mentioned contact:
District Court Compound,
Nainital - 263002
Phone No.: 05942-2378040
Further, in order to handle other disputes, there are several other courts that operate in Nainital such as Commercial Trade Tax Tribunal, Public Services Tribunal, Transport Appellate Tribunal and Cooperative Tribunal. All these courts together maintain the law and order in Nainital district.