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Torquay and Newton Abbot County Court and Family Court Hearing Centre
The Willows
Nicholson Road
Crown Court location code:
County Court location code:
98740 Torquay 4

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Opening hours

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 is free parking available for court users.

  • Disabled access icon

    This building has level access to the building entrance, a lift to the first floor and level access into the hearing rooms. There is designated disabled parking available in the public car

  • 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.

  • Security arch icon

    For Safety and Security, all users and their possessions will be searched by security when they enter the building. We have a security arch. Please alert security if you have a pacemaker

  • Lift icon

    A lift available at the main entrance to the first floor. The lift is suitable for wheelchairs, the maximum load is 8 persons or 630kg.

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    Public toilets are available the first floor of the building.

  • Disabled toilet icon

    Accessible toilets are available and are located the first floor. A lift is available to this floor.

  • Refreshments icon

    A hot drinks vending machine is available in the main public waiting area on the first floor.

  • Interview room icon.

    Five interview rooms are available at this court.

  • Waiting Room icon

    This building has a public waiting area on the first floor.

  • 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 room video conferencing facilities are available (by prior arrangement)

  • Wireless network connection icon

    There is no public Wi-Fi at this location.