Visit or write to us:

The Law Courts
The Quayside
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
NE1 3LA
Crown Court location code:
439
DX:
65127 Newcastle upon Tyne 2

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Important information

Telephone answering services have been reduced to between 10 am and 2 pm for Newcastle Combined Court, due to Covid-19 issues.

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

Opening hours

Email

(Criminal Queries)
(Witness Service)

Phone numbers

Enquiries:
Jury service:
Enquiries:
(Witness Service)
Fax:
(Crown Court Fax)

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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    Disabled access and toilet facilities are available.

  • 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.

  • Refreshments icon

    A Cafeteria is operational on premises. It is open Monday to Friday (except Public and Bank Holidays) from 8:30am to 2:30pm.

  • Interview room icon.

    4 interview rooms are available on the ground floor

  • Baby changing facility icon.

    Baby changing facilities can be found on the ground floor next to recepition.

  • 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

    Access to GovWifi available.

  • Children's waiting room icon.

    A childrens room is located on the first floor.

Cases heard at this venue

  • Crime