Visit or write to us:

75 Hollybush Hill
E11 1QW
Crown Court location code:
98240 Wanstead 2

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Important information

From the 9th September 2019 the security barrier will be in place with restricted parking on site.

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


Phone numbers

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Jury service:
Case progression:
Jury service fax:
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Clerk fax:
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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 facilities.

  • Assistance dogs icon.

    Assistance dogs are welcome

  • Loop Hearing icon

    Hearing enhancement facilities.

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    A Coffee pod is available in the main building serving hot and cold food. Vending machines are available in both buildings with separate facilities for jurors, witnesses and barristers.

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    Interview rooms are available.

  • Baby changing facility icon.

    Baby changing facilities are located in the disabled toilets on the ground and first floors.

  • Prayer / Quiet room icon.

    The court has its own chapel with a group of  chaplaincy volunteers  available Monday – Friday 12:45 to 2:15pm.  Separate prayer rooms are available for jurors and the public.

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    Video conference and Prison Video Link facilities.

  • Wireless network connection icon

    This court has wireless internet access available within the building.

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    A children''s room is available on the ground floor

Cases heard at this venue

  • Crime