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Priory Courts
33 Bull Street
B4 6DS
County Court location code:
701987 Birmingham 7

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

This court or tribunal is open.

You should only go to this court or tribunal if you have received confirmation that your hearing is going ahead in person.

If you have a hearing coming up, we will contact you by post, email or phone before your hearing to tell you if it will take place and what you need to do.

You may be offered a remote hearing by phone or video.

Due to the coronavirus, we’re taking longer to answer calls and emails. Please only contact us if necessary. For example, you have a hearing confirmed and need to change the date because you’re self-isolating.

Find out how we’re managing hearings during the outbreak

Opening hours


Phone numbers

County Court:
(Civil and Family Contact Centre enquiry line)
(Emergency Family appointment bookings)
(Civil appointment booking line)
(Enforcement appointment booking line)
High Court:
Personal Support Unit:
(An independent charity)
Social security and child support:
(Family fax)
(High Court fax)
County Court:
(Court of Protection)

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact the court or tribunal to make sure the facilities meet your specific needs or to discuss a reasonable adjustment you need.

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    Closest multi-story parking facilities are in Newton Street and Albert Street, approx 5 minutes walk away.

  • Disabled access icon

    Wheelchair access in to the building, lifts to all floors. 

  • Assistance dogs icon.

    Assistance dogs are welcome.

  • Loop Hearing icon

    The building has hearing enhancement facilities available by prior arrangement.  Please contact the Court office by telephone or email if necessary.

  • Security arch icon

    We have a security arch. Please alert the security officer if you have a pacemaker.

    For safety and security, all users and their possessions will be searched by security when they enter the building.

  • Disabled toilet icon

    Located on every floor.

  • Refreshments icon

    Refreshments are available via vending machine

  • Interview room icon.

    Located on 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th & 6th floors.


  • Baby changing facility icon.

    Baby changing facilities are available in the disabled toilets on the 2nd floor


  • Prayer / Quiet room icon.

    Located 4th floor.

  • Video facilities icon

    Court/hearing room video facilities and prison to court video link facilities are available by prior arrangement. Please contact the court by telephone or email to let us know of your requirements.

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    This court has wireless internet access available.

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    The PSU is available on site to provide assistance, on the 3rd Floor