Visit us:

The Court House
80 Victoria Avenue
Southend-on-Sea
SS2 6EU

Write to us:

Southend Magistrates' Court and Family Court Hearing Centre
Court Administration Centre
P.O. Box 10754
Chelmsford
CM1 9PZ
Crown Court location code:
1624
DX:
151020 Chelmsford 17

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Opening hours

Email

(Family)

Phone numbers

Enquiries:
Family queries:
Fine queries:
Criminal queries fax:
Witness service:
Family 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.

  • Disabled access icon

    This building has level access to the building entrance, and in to all court rooms.

     

  • 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.

  • Interview room icon.

    Four interview rooms are available at this court. These rooms cannot be booked in advance but if you would like the use of one please see the receptionist on the day of the hearing.

  • Baby changing facility icon.

    Baby changing facilities are available in the ladies toilets on the ground floor.  Men needing these facilities should ask security to arrange access

  • Video facilities icon

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

  • Children's waiting room icon.

    This Court has a childrens room facility.

Cases heard at this venue

  • Children
  • Crime
  • Domestic violence