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Bristol Civil and Family Justice Centre
2 Redcliff Street
Crown Court location code:
County Court location code:
95903 Bristol 3

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Important information

Due to a severe flood, this court is currently closed. Please see further information below.


Phone numbers

Civil queries:
(including High Court and Court of Protection)
Family queries:
(including divorce enquiries)
(civil and family court fees and judgements)
(centralised list office for civil and family cases)
Employment tribunal:
(South West)
(Bristol Probate Registry)
Personal support unit:

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.

  • Baby changing facility icon. Baby changing facility available in this court.
  • Children facilities icon. A children's room is available at this court.
  • Disabled access icon This court has disabled access and lift facilities.
  • Guide dogs icon. Guide dogs are welcome at this court.
  • Interview room icon. Interview rooms are available on all hearing floors.
  • Loop Hearing icon This court has hearing enhancement facilities.
  • Parking icon There is pay and display parking in Redcliff Street. NCP Public parking is also available at Redcliffe Parade, BS1 6SW and the Mall (Galleries) Shopping Centre, BS1 3XD.
  • Prayer / Quiet room icon. A quiet contemplation room is available.
  • Refreshments icon Hot and cold vending facilities are located on the 1st floor District Judges reception area.
  • Video facilities icon Video conferencing is available in this court.
  • Wireless network connection icon Access to the Internet via WiFi points is available at this court. Payment can be made via vouchers or subscription.


  • On site parking is not available at this venue.
  • Paid off site parking is available within 500m of this venue.
  • Blue badge parking is not available at this venue.

Further Information

Until further notice:

Civil and family counter services are available between 9:30am and 2pm on the first floor of Bristol Magistrates’ Court. The Personal Support Unit service will also be available here.

Hearings will be arranged at other venues in the area including Bath, Taunton, Gloucester and Worle. We will give as much notice as possible about hearing details. Limited consultation rooms will be available at these venues.

Our email services can be used. Please include your case number, date of hearing and the name of the judge (if known) when emailing the court.

Post is still being received but we may not be able to reply as quickly as normal.

We apologise for the disruption to our normal services during this time.

Last updated: 21 September 2017