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Warrington Law Courts
Legh Street
Magistrates' Court location code:
17793 Warrington 1

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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

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Phone numbers

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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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    There are no parking facilities at this building.  The nearest public car park is located across the road on Legh Street.

  • Disabled access icon

    There is no disabled access to the court room so if you have a hearing listed please contact the court.

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    Assistance dogs are welcome.

  • Loop Hearing icon

    The building has a portable hearing enhancement system available by prior arrangement.  Please contact the court by telephone or email to let us know of your requirements.

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

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    Public toilets are available in the ground floor public waiting area.

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    Accessible toilets are available in the ground floor public waiting area.

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    A hot drinks vending machine available in the ground floor public waiting area.

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    Five interview rooms are available at this court.

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    Public waiting areas are available on the ground and first floors.  A separate witness waiting area is available on the first floor.

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    Accessible baby changing facilities are available in the ladies toilet on the ground floor.  A breastfeeding room can be made available on request.  Please ask security or an usher who will find a suitable room.

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    A prayer mat is available, please report to security who will find a suitable room.

  • Video facilities icon

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

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    Wi-Fi is available in all areas of the building.  Access via PCU or GovWifi.

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    Support for witnesses is available from the Citizens Advice witness service:

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    Please contact is for requests to hire this building for events/filming on 0161 240 5082 / 020 334 3728 or email

Cases heard at this venue

  • Crime