Visit us:

The Courthouse
Palace Avenue
Maidstone
ME15 6LL

Write to us:

The Courthouse
The Brook
Chatham
ME4 4JZ
Magistrates' Court location code:
1960
DX:
157180 Chatham 13

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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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Phone numbers

Enquiries:
(from 9am to 5pm)
Fine queries:
(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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    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.

     

  • 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.

  • Interview room icon.

    Five interview rooms are available at this court.

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    Baby changing facilities are available in the disabled toilets on the ground floor

     

  • Video facilities icon

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

Cases heard at this venue

  • Crime