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Courts of Justice
Crown Square
M3 3FL
Crown Court location code:
702538 Manchester 11

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Additional Information

From Monday 30 March we are changing the way we are working to further minimise risk to all of our staff and users.  

This building will remain open for face to face hearings.

Changes to the way we work from Monday 30 March 2020

If you have a case scheduled at this site, please attend unless you are showing symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19) and are self-isolating at home, or are self-isolating as you live or have been in contact with someone who has symptoms of coronavirus. See the NHS advice on Self-isolation if you or someone you live with has symptoms.


Opening hours

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.  The nearest public car parks are:

    1) NCP Manchester Bridge Street

    2) NCP Manchester Spinningfields, New Quay Street

    3) XYZ Car Park, New Court Street

    Full details available on the car park websites.

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    This building has ramp access at specific entrances.  There are lifts available to all floors and the majority of courtrooms have level access.  If you have a hearing coming up and wish to discuss your specific needs, please contact the court.

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    Assistance dogs are welcome.

  • Loop Hearing icon

    Most of the courtrooms have built in enhancement systems and portable hearing enhancement systems are also available.  Please contact the court prior to your hearing to discuss possible issues or ask your solicitor to notify the court.

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    For safety and security, all users and their possessions will be searched by security when they enter the building.  We have a security arch.  Please alert the security officer if you have a pacemaker.

  • Lift icon

    Lifts are available in this building to access all three floors.

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    Public toilets are available within this building.

  • Disabled toilet icon

    Accessible toilets are available within this building.

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    A public cafeteria is available on the ground floor between 9am and 2pm for refreshments.

  • Interview room icon.

    There are 28 consultation/interview rooms available across all three floors of a variety of sizes.  Lockable rooms for longer trials are available to the legal profession on a first come first served basis.  Please contact the Usher Manager via telephone or email.

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    Baby changing facilities are available at this court.  A breastfeeding room is available on the 3rd floor.

  • Video facilities icon

    Court/hearing room video conferencing facilities and prison to court video link facilities are available by prior arrangement.  Please contact the Usher Manager via telephone or email.

  • Wireless network connection icon

    Wi-Fi is available in all areas of the building.  Please speak to a member of court staff to obtain the password.