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Lawson Street
Preston
PR1 2QT
Magistrates' Court location code:
1790
DX:
318201 Preston 33

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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

Email

(Booking of video hearings/booths or alternatively please ring 01772 208000 selecting)

Phone numbers

Enquiries:
Fine queries:
Witness service:
Fax:
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 at this building, however off-site parking is available on Lawson Street.

  • Disabled access icon

    Disabled access and disabled toilet available.

  • Assistance dogs icon.

    Assistance dogs are welcome.

  • Loop Hearing icon

    A hearing induction loop facility is available in various courtrooms (please contact the listing officer).  Voice enhancement facilities are available at both the ground floor and first floor enquiry desks.

  • Security arch icon

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

  • Disabled toilet icon

    An accessible toilet is available on the ground floor.

  • Refreshments icon

    Hot and cold refreshments are available on the first floor.

  • Interview room icon.

    Consultation rooms are available at this court.

  • Baby changing facility icon.

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

     

  • Video facilities icon

    Court/hearing room video conferencing facilities and prison to court video link facilities are available (by prior arrangement).