Visit or write to us:

Canterbury Combined Court and Family Court Hearing Centre
The Law Courts
Chaucer Road
Canterbury
CT1 1ZA
Crown Court location code:
479
County Court location code:
163
DX:
99710 Canterbury 3

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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

Email

Phone numbers

Enquiries:
(from 9am to 5pm)
Appointments:
(from 9am to 5pm)
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 is free public parking at or nearby this court.

  • Disabled access icon

    This building has level access to the building entrance, and court room.

    There are limited disabled parking spaces available - please contact the court by telephone if a disabled parking space is required.

    Two disabled lifts are available.

  • Assistance dogs icon.

    Assistance dogs are welcome

  • Loop Hearing icon

    The building has a portable hearing enhancement system available by prior arrangement. Please contact the court by telephone or email to let us know of your requirements.

  • Refreshments icon

    A cafeteria open serving hot food from 9am until 2pm, other refreshments until 3:30pm.

  • Interview room icon.

    23 interview rooms are available at this court.

  • Baby changing facility icon.

    Baby changing facilities are available.

  • Video facilities icon

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

  • Wireless network connection icon

    This court has wireless internet access available within the building.