Superior Court of the Virgin Islands

Small Claims Division
General Overview
St.Croix Courthouse, interior The Small Claims Division of the Superior Court provides simple and inexpensive judicial procedures for the handling of small claims. The Small Claims Division has jurisdiction of all civil actions where the amount in controversy does not exceed the value of Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000.00), exclusive of interest and costs. This measure gives individuals, corporations, partnership, businesses, etc., the opportunity to have smaller matters heard by the Court and to represent themselves.

Parties may waive any part of a claim that exceeds Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000.00) in order to bring it within the jurisdiction of the Small Claims Division of the Superior Court.

Parties before the Small Claims Division may not be represented by counsel. Parties shall personally appear except for corporate parties, associations and partnerships, which may appear by a personal representative.

Small Claims Division
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cash Transactions
8:15 am - 3:00 pm
Main Contact
St. Thomas/St. John
Ms. Donna Donovan
Court Clerk Supervisor
Alexander A. Farrelly
Justice Center
1st Floor, East Wing
Room E111
5400 Veteran's Drive
St. Thomas, VI 00802
(340) 774-6680 x6404
St. Croix
Mrs.Judith Ward-Hall
Court Clerk Supervisor
Pretrial Intervention Program
R. H. Amphlett Leader
Justice Complex
1st Floor, Room 101
RR1 9000
Kingshill, VI 00850
(340) 778-9750 x6601
Quick Links
Small Claims Forms
Fees of the Court