Visit or write to us:Old Shire Hall
- Crown Court location code:
- 97440 Reading 5
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
This court or tribunal is open
Our courts and tribunals are open and have social distancing measures to protect you, the judiciary and our staff. Your hearing notice will inform you whether it is taking place in person, by video or by telephone. If you are self-isolating and cannot attend in person, please contact the court or tribunal immediately so they can consider alternative arrangements.
Due to the coronavirus, we’re taking longer to answer calls and emails. Please only contact us if necessary.
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.
There is no parking available but parking for blue badge holders can be arranged by calling the Enquiries telephone number.
Disabled access and disabled toilet
Assistance dogs are welcome
This court has a portable system available for use in courtrooms. There is also a free standing system available which can be moved into any courtroom.
Nine interview rooms are available at this court.
Court/hearing room video conferencing facilities and prison to court video link facilities are available (by prior arrangement)
This court has wireless internet access available within the building
Cases heard at this venue