Visit or write to us:1 Bridge Street West
- County Court location code:
- 724783 Manchester 44
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
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.
There are no parking facilities at this building.
There is an NCP car park available on Bridge Street or for alternative car parking in the city centre please see the following link: www.manchester.gov.uk/homepage/915/car_parking_in_the_city_centre
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.
Parking spaces are available for blue badge holders. Please contact the court for more information and to obtain a space.
Assistance dogs are welcome.
This court has loop hearing facilities and a portable hearing enhancement system available by prior arrangement.
For safety and security, all users and their possessions will be searched by security when they enter this building. We have a security arch. Please alert the security officer if you have a pacemaker.
Lifts are available in this building to access all floors.
Public toilets are available on all floors.
Accessible toilets are available and are located on all floors. Lifts are available to these floors.
The cafeteria is open Monday to Friday (except Public and Bank Holidays) 8:30am until 2pm. Chilled water is available.
Interview/consultation rooms are available at this court.
This building has a public waiting area on the ground floor and a separate witness waiting area. Please ask for details. This building has a public waiting area outside each court or hearing room.
A separate waiting room is available for people who have had to bring children with them. Children must be supervised at all times.
Baby changing facilities are available and located on the ground floor.
A quiet room for prayer or contemplation is available at this court.
Court/hearing room video conferencing facilities and prison to court video link facilities are available (by prior arrangement).
Wi-Fi is available in all areas of the building. Please see the notices and follow the link.
Cases heard at this venue
- Information about adopting a childAdoption
- Information about applying for bankruptcyBankruptcy
- Information about getting a divorceDivorce hearings
- Domestic violence
- Information about forced marriage protection ordersForced marriage and FGM
- High Court District Registry
- Information about evicting tenantsHousing possession
- Information about the Immigration and Asylum TribunalImmigration
- Information about making a court claim for moneyMoney claims
- Information about the Social Security and Child Support TribunalSocial security