Visit or write to us:

Durham Justice Centre
Green Lane
Old Elvet
Durham
DH1 3RG
County Court location code:
190
DX:
65115 Durham 5

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Important information

Telephone answering services will be reduced to between 10 am and 4 pm at Durham County and Family Court, due to Covid-19 issues.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

This court or tribunal is suspended

HM Courts and Tribunal Service has temporarily closed this court or tribunal

We’ll contact you to let you know if your hearing will:

- take place remotely by phone or video

- be postponed to a future date

- take place at a different court

Find out how we’re managing hearings during the outbreak. 

Opening hours

Email

Phone numbers

Enquiries:
Social security and child support:
Mediation:
Bailiffs:
Fax:
(Goldfax)

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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    Disabled access and disabled toilet

  • 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.

  • Interview room icon.

    There are five interview rooms available at this court.

  • Baby changing facility icon.

    Baby changing facilities are available.

  • Video facilities icon

    Video conference and Prison video link facilities.