Court/tribunal no. 151
Visit or write to us:
Bristol Civil Justice Centre
2 Redcliff Street
DX 95903 BRISTOL 3 (civil) or DX 95905 BRISTOL 3 (family)
Court building open: 8:30am to 4pm (9am to 4pm Thursday)
Court counter open: 10am to 2pm (High Court and Administrative Court 4pm)
Telephone Enquiries from: 9am to 5pm
Filing and records: firstname.lastname@example.org
Family queries: email@example.com
Personal support unit: firstname.lastname@example.org
Enquiries: 0117 366 4800
Fees: 0117 366 4840
Mediation: 01604 795511
Money claims: 0300 123 1372
Money claims fax: 0161 743 4023
Bankruptcy: 0117 366 4860
Bailiffs: 0117 366 4871
Pre court: 0117 366 4850
Post court: 0117 366 4830
Civil fax: 0870 324 0048
Family listing: 0117 366 4942
Family queries: 0117 366 4880
Family fax: 0870 324 0266
Support services: 0117 366 4826
Personal support unit: 0117 366 4809
Areas of law covered
Adoption, bankruptcy, children, civil partnership, divorce, domestic violence, forced marriage, high court, money claims, repossession
Start a money claim online (eg a small claim), if someone owes you money.
Send court forms or paperwork to the County Court Money Claims Centre.
Start a possession claim online to repossess a property or evict a tenant.
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.
Interview rooms are available on all hearing floors.
A quiet contemplation room is available.
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.
Hot and cold vending facilities are located on the 1st floor District Judges reception area.
A children's room is available at this court.
Baby changing facility available in this court.
This court has disabled access and lift facilities.
This court has hearing enhancement facilities.
Video conferencing is available in this court.
Guide dogs are welcome at this court.
Access to the Internet via WiFi points is available at this court. Payment can be made via vouchers or subscription.
Location of the building
Please note: Due to the high volumes of calls being received, court users are encouraged to telephone the court in “non peak” hours which are 11am-12pm and 3pm-5pm.
This court offers a free Small Claims Mediation Service (subject to judicial approval) for customers involved in Small Claims Proceedings under £10,000. For further information see the Mediation Service telephone and email details within Contacts.
This court also supports the National Mediation Scheme for claims above £10,000. To find a civil mediation provider visit http://www.civilmediation.justice.gov.uk/ .
For details on all public transport in and around Bristol City Centre go to http://www.bristol.gov.uk/page/transport-and-streets.
Customers can obtain information on Bristol Chancery User guidance by e-mailing the chancery clerk - BristolChancerylisting@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk