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York Magistrates' Court and Family Court Hearing Centre
Law Courts
Clifford Street
Crown Court location code:
744330 York 41

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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 to Ground floor Courtrooms via lift to the rear of the building. Please notify the Court of your attendance in advance as the lift requires staff assisstance.

  • Assistance dogs icon.

    Guide dogs 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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    Public toilets.

  • Interview room icon.

    There are 5 private interview rooms available.

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    Public Waiting Room.

  • Baby changing facility icon.

    Baby changing facility available.

  • Prayer / Quiet room icon.

    Prayer/Quiet Room available.

  • Video facilities icon

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

  • First Aid icon

    Trained first aider on site.

  • Witness care icon

    This Court has a Vulnerable Witness Waiting Area & the services of Victim Support on site.

Cases heard at this venue

  • Children
  • Crime