Chesterfield County Court

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Chesterfield Justice Centre
Tapton Lane
S41 7TW

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Opening times

Court open

Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm

Counter service by appointment only

(Prior appointment only) 10am to 2pm

Telephone enquiries answered

Monday to Thursday: 9am to 5pm, Friday 9am to 4:45pm



(Magistrates court - Pre-Court Emails)


(Magistrates court - Post Court Emails )


(Magistrates court enquiries)

Social security and child support
Breathing space enquiries


County court
0300 123 5577
0330 808 4407

(Magistrates Court - Crime Customer Service Centre - if reference number contains letters and numbers)

0300 332 1000

(Witness Service)

Social security and child support
0300 123 1142
0300 123 4593

(Small Claims)

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 0330 808 4407.


Blue badge parking is available on Tapton Lane. Paid off site parking is available within 500m of the venue in Tapton Lane and Durrant Road.

Disabled access

Please note the public entrance to the tribunal hearing rooms is located away from the main entrance in Durrant Road.   If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing before the Civil and Family Court, please contact 01246 224040

Hidden Disabilities Sunflower network

Lanyards available on request.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome.

Hearing Loop

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


Refreshments are available via Vending Machine.

Interview room

Four interview rooms are available at this court. These rooms cannot be booked in advance but if you would like the use of one please see the receptionist on the day of the hearing.

Baby changing facility

Baby changing facilities are available in the disabled toilets on the ground floor  

Video facilities

Prison Video link available

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Court codes for legal professionals

County Court location code: 171

DX: DX703160 Chesterfield 3

Professional users’ court and tribunal access scheme

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