Central Family Court

Visit or contact us:


First Avenue House
42-49 High Holborn

Opening times

Court open: Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm.

Court open: 9am to 4:30pm Monday to Friday




0207 421 8639

(Temporary contact number for urgent appointments only)

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 020 7421 8594.

Disabled access

Disabled access and toilet facilities are available. Parking can be arranged by contacting the court 48 hours in advance where spaces are available.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome

Loop Hearing

Loop hearing facilities are available in the court rooms. Notice is required.

Interview room

This court has private interview room facilities.

Baby changing facility

There are baby changing facilities situated within the disabled toilets.

Witness service

The PSU is available on site to provide assistance.

Children's waiting room

The court has a Children's Room on the the 4th Floor.

Translators or Interpreters

Get an interpreter at a court or tribunal.

Central Family Court

Make a complaint:

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Court codes for legal professionals:

County Court location code: 115

DX: 160010 Kingsway 7

Professional users’ court and tribunal access scheme

This location participates in this scheme

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