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The Law Courts
High Street
Crown Court location code:
County Court location code:
Crown: DX 97395 Lewes 4 / County: DX 98070 Brighton 3

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Opening hours


Phone numbers

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County Court:
(Urgent Appointments Only)
Crown Court fax:
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Jury service:
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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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    No parking facilities are available at this court.

  • Disabled access icon

    This building has a ramp to the building entrance, a lift between the ground floor and the first floor, and level access in to court rooms and hearing rooms.


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    Assistance dogs are welcome.

  • Loop Hearing icon

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

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    Chilled water is available in witness rooms, and there is a café open daily from 9am to 2pm.

  • Interview room icon.

    Four interview rooms are available at this court. These rooms cannot be booked in advance but if you would like the use of one please see the receptionist on the day of the hearing.

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    Baby changing facilities are available.

  • Video facilities icon

    Video conference and Prison Video Link facilities (for Criminal proceedings only).

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    This court has wireless Internet access available within the building.

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    This court has a child witness waiting room.