Contact Us - Juvenile Court

Contact Information
Patricia Reyes Batley, Clerk of Court
Phone: (804) 646-2942
Fax: (804) 646-6103

Monday – Friday
8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Closed for State and Federal Holidays

Richmond J&DR District Court
1600 Oliver Hill Way, Suite C-181
Richmond, VA 23219

Click here for directions

Social Media
Follow us on Twitter (@OliverHillCtsBl)


Docket TypeDay(s)Time
ArraignmentsMonday - Friday8:45 a.m.
Behavioral Health DocketEvery other Thursday2:00 p.m.
Bond HearingsMonday-Friday9:30 a.m.
Child Dependency Cases (RDSS)Varies by JudgeVaries by Judge
Custody, Visitation & SupportVaries by JudgeVaries by Judge
Contested CasesVaries by Judge2:15 p.m.
Criminal (Adult)Varies by JudgeVaries by Judge
DelinquencyVaries by JudgeVaries by Judge
Department of Child Support EnforcementVaries by JudgeVaries by Judge
Detention Hearings & ReviewsMonday - Friday11:00 a.m.
Driver's License Presentations1st Monday of the month5:00 p.m.
MotionsMonday - Friday2:00 p.m.
Protective OrdersMonday - Friday

Preliminary orders - 11:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Two year orders - Varies by Judge

Traffic Cases1st Thursday of the month2:00 p.m.


Closing Announcements

During inclement weather, closing information will be posted on Twitter and the Juvenile & Domestic Relations District Court direct line (804) 646-2942.

Closings & Continued Cases

Following a court closure for inclement weather or some other emergency, all cases scheduled on the affected date(s) will be continued. All parties will receive a summons or notice of hearing with the new court date. It may take 2 to 3 weeks for the Clerk's Office to continue these cases. Please do not call in to request a continuance date.