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The Law Courts
Openshaw Place
Ring Way
Crown Court location code:
County Court location code:
702660 Preston 5

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Opening hours


(To make a new application for a Child Arrangements Order, please visit)

Phone numbers

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.

  • Disabled access icon

    Disabled access and toilet facilities. Disabled parking is very limited at the court and is on a first come, first served basis.

  • 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 available on the 2nd floor.

  • Interview room icon.

    Twenty interview rooms are available at this court.

  • Children's waiting room icon.

    This Court has a childrens room facility.

  • Baby changing facility icon.

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


  • Video facilities icon

    Video conference facilities excluding prison to court video links [for courts only]

  • Wireless network connection icon

    Access to GovWifi available.

  • Witness service icon

    Support Through Court (previously known as the PSU) is available on site to provide assistance.