Berwick upon Tweed Magistrates' Court

Write to us:

The Law Courts,
Newcastle Magistrates Court,
The Quayside

Visit us:

40 Church Street
Berwick upon Tweed
TD15 1DX

Opening times

Court open

This is a satellite court house and is only open when the court is sitting.


Pre and post court
0191 232 7326
0191 298 2280

(Fine queries)

0300 790 9901

(Pay a fine)

0191 201 2000
Citizens advice
0300 332 1000
0191 4407203

(Opening Hours: - 8:00am - 4.00pm)

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 0191 201 2000.

No parking

There is pay and display car parking approx. 100 metres from the court at the junction of Church Street and The Parade with all day parking.

Disabled access

Access to the building is limited. If you need assistance to access the building please contact the court in advance on 01289 306885 to discuss your requirements.

Loop Hearing

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

Interview room

4 interview rooms are available on the ground floor

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.

Berwick upon Tweed 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: 2348

DX: 61098 Newcastle upon Tyne

Professional users’ court and tribunal access scheme

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