Visit us:

The Court House
Lansdowne Road
Hove
BN3 3BN

Write to us:

The Law Courts
High Street
Lewes
BN7 1YB
Crown Court location code:
1602

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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

Crown Court:
(from 10am to 2pm, only.)
Crown Court fax:
Jury service:
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 are no parking facilities at this building, however paid off site parking is available nearby at public car parks (including orange badge holders)

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    Disabled toilet facilities.

  • Assistance dogs icon.

    Assistance dogs are welcome

  • Loop Hearing icon

    This court has a portable loop hearing system that can be booked prior to a hearing.

  • Refreshments icon

    The Court tea bar is open daily from 9am to 2pm.

  • Interview room icon.

    Four private interview rooms are available at this court.

  • Baby changing facility icon.

    There are baby changing facilities at this court.

  • 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.

  • Children's waiting room icon.

    There is a children's room available for child witnesses only.

Cases heard at this venue

  • Crime