Barrow-in-Furness Magistrates' Court

Visit us:


Abbey Road
LA14 5QX

Opening times

Court open

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Counter open

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Telephone enquiries answered

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm


01229 820 161
01282 610000

(Fine queries)

Witness service
0300 332 1000
0870 739 4409


Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 01229 820 161.

No parking

There are no parking facilities at this building except for blue badge holders (subject to prior arrangement). The nearest public car park is located at Barrow Railway Station, off Holker Street.

Disabled access

Disabled access and toilet facilities are available.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome.

Loop Hearing

The building has hearing enhancement facilities available by prior arrangement. Please contact the Court office by telephone or email if necessary.


Refreshments are available from vending machines.

Interview room

Rooms are available on request.

Baby changing facility

Changing facilities are available at Barrow court, please ask the court usher. However, children should not be brought to court unless they have someone to look after them whilst you are in court.

Video facilities

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

Translators or Interpreters

Get an interpreter at a court or tribunal.

Barrow-in-Furness Magistrates' Court

This location handles:

  • Crime
  • Single justice procedure

Make a complaint:

Contact us to make a complaint

Court codes for legal professionals:

Magistrates' Court location code: 1753

DX: 65210 Barrow-in-Furness 2

Professional users’ court and tribunal access scheme

This location does not participate in this scheme

Learn about the scheme