Visit us:

The Law Courts
Horntye Park
Bohemia Road
Hastings
TN34 1ND

Write to us:

Brighton Magistrates' Court
Administration Centre
The Law Courts
Edward Street
Brighton
BN2 OLG
Magistrates' Court location code:
2948
DX:
153460 Brighton 17

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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)
Legal aid:
(from 9am to 5pm)
Fine queries:
(from 9am to 5pm)
Pay a fine:
(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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    Disabled access, toilet and parking facilities. If you, or someone who will be accompanying you, have a disability and need help, or wish your case to be heard in a Courtroom with the hearing enhancement system, please contact the Court Listing Officer.

  • Assistance dogs icon.

    Assistance dogs are welcome.

  • Loop Hearing icon

    Hearing enhancement systems, for use whether or not you wear a hearding aid, are installed in all Courts.

  • Video facilities icon

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

    Virtual consultations are available by prior arrangement.

Cases heard at this venue

  • Crime