Visit or write to us:

Newcastle Civil & Family Courts and Tribunals Centre
Barras Bridge
Newcastle upon Tyne
County Court location code:
336901 Newcastle upon Tyne 55

Opening hours


(Civil Queries)
(Family Queries)
(Bailiffs Queries)
(Court of Protection)

Phone numbers

Social security and child support:

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 available at the building. However, paid off site parking is available adjacent to the building at Sandyford Square Car Park - NE1 8PP

    Public transport is available to the building - a bus station is just outside, and it is within walking distance of Haymarket Metro station.

  • Disabled access icon

    The public entrance is accessible via a disabled access ramp. All other public floors are accessible by lifts.

  • Assistance dogs icon.

    Assistance dogs are welcome.

  • Loop Hearing icon

    Loop Neck hearing enhancement facilities are available in all Hearing Rooms.

  • hearing loop with T icon

    This building has hearing enchancement facilities that work by setting hearing aids to the 'T' setting. These are in all Hearing Rooms.

  • Security arch icon

    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.

  • Lift icon

    Lifts are available in the building to access all public floors. The doors are 90cm wide and have a weight limit of 630kg.

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    There are public toilets on all floors.

  • Disabled toilet icon

    Disabled toilets are available on each floor.

  • Refreshments icon

    Water dispensers are available to the public on all floors.

  • Interview room icon.

    Thirty interview rooms spread out across all floors. They cannot be booked in advance and are available on a first come first serve basis.

  • Children's waiting room icon.

    A separate waiting room is available for those who have had to bring children with them. Children must be supervised at all times.

  • 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

    Gov Wi-Fi is available throughout the building. Personal passwords are provided when one signs up to it.