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The Law Courts
Old Elvet
Durham
DH1 3HW
Crown Court location code:
422
DX:
65112 Durham 4

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

This court or tribunal is open

Our courts and tribunals are open and have social distancing measures to protect you, the judiciary and our staff. Your hearing notice will inform you whether it is taking place in person, by video or by telephone. If you are self-isolating and cannot attend in person, please contact the court or tribunal immediately so they can consider alternative arrangements. 

Due to the coronavirus, we’re taking longer to answer calls and emails. Please only contact us if necessary.

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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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    Assistance dogs are welcome.

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    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.

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    Baby changing facilities are available.

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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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    This court has wireless Internet access available within the building.

Cases heard at this venue

  • Crime