Visit or write to us:

The Law Courts
Hammerton Street
BB11 1XD
Crown Court location code:
County Court location code:
724940 Burnley 4

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Additional Information

From Monday 30 March we are changing the way we are working to further minimise risk to all of our staff and users.  

This building will be temporarily closed for face to face hearings and will only open for staff.

We will contact you about alternative arrangements if you have a case scheduled and are working to do this as soon as possible.

Changes to the way we work from Monday 30 March 2020

Opening hours


(To make a new application for a Child Arrangements Order, please visit)

Phone numbers

County Court:
Crown Court:
Witness service:

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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    There are no parking facilities at this building.  The nearest off-site parking is King Street Car Park, BB11 1XD.





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    Assistance dogs are welcome.

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    For safety and security, all users and their possessions will be searched by security when they enter this building.  Please alert the security officer if you have a pacemaker.

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    There is a hot drinks vending machine available on the ground floor and a cold drinks and snack vending machine available on the first floor.

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    Four interview rooms are available on the ground floor.

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    Baby changing facilities are available in the disabled toilets on the ground floor.


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    Court/hearing room video conferencing facilities and prison to court video link facilities are available (by prior arrangement).

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    Access to GovWifi is available throughout the building.