Visit us:

Shire Hall
Fore Street
SG14 1BY

Write to us:

PO Box 373
SG13 9HT
County Court location code:
97710 Hertford 2

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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


Phone numbers

(from 10am to 2pm, only.)

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.

  • Parking icon

    Parking available in local car parks and in surrounding streets.

    Disabled parking spaces also available in local car parks and in surrounding streets.

  • Disabled access icon

    Disabled access available including wheelchair access. The court is not able to provide a wheelchair for use.

  • Assistance dogs icon.

    Assistance dogs are welcome.

  • Loop Hearing icon

    The building has hearing enhancement facilities available by prior arrangement.  Please contact the Court office by telephone or email if necessary.

  • Lift icon

    There is a lift available for public use however this only stops on the second and third floors.

  • Disabled toilet icon

    Disabled toilet available.

  • Interview room icon.

    4 interview rooms are available on the ground floor

  • Baby changing facility icon.

    Baby changing facilities available.

    Breast feeding can be done in public areas, however, private room can be arranged via written/email to court prior to visit.

  • Prayer / Quiet room icon.

    Prayer room available (shared use with Family Room).

  • Video facilities icon

    Court/hearing room video conferencing facilities are available (by prior arrangement).