Visit or write to us:Chester Street
- Magistrates' Court location code:
- 17888 Birkenhead
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.
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 are no parking facilities available at this building.
Limited access for wheelchair users – please contact site for further guidance.
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Hearing loop available in all hearing rooms and the general enquiry counter.
Lift available upon request for access to the first floor hearing rooms.
Public toilets are available on the ground and first floor public areas upon request.
Accessible toilet available on the first floor.
Vending machines available with a cost – cold water freely available on the court landing area.
Interview booths available on the first floor.
Baby changing facilities available on the first floor public landing area.
Prayer room available upon request.
Video conference and prison to court video link facilities available.
Cases heard at this venue