Crawley Magistrates' Court

Visit us:

The Law Courts
Woodfield Road
RH10 8BF

Write to us:

Sussex Magistrates’ Administration Centre
Edward Street

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Opening times

Court open

Monday to Friday 8:45am to 4:30pm



(Crime customer service centre, if your case number has a mixture of letters and numbers, please use this email)


(Single Justice Service Centre)


(Local Admin, for all other queries, please use this email address)


(to request to appear by video link for a hearing)


01273 811795

(For all other queries please call this number)

03308 084 407

(Crime customer service centre, if your case number has a mixture of letters and numbers, please call this number)

0300 303 0656

(Single Justice Service Centre if your query relates to a Single Justice case)

Legal aid
0121 232 5667

(from 9am to 5pm)

0300 123 9252

(Customer Contact Centre)

0300 790 9901
Witness service
0300 332 1000

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 01273 811795.

No parking

NCP parking is available within a 10 minute walk. This court is on bus routes which stops outside. Blue badge parking is available on Woodfield Road opposite the building.

Disabled access

Access to the building is via a ramp with an incline to the building to the left of the main entrance. Please ring to discuss your needs with a member of staff

Hidden Disabilities Sunflower network

Lanyards available on request.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome

Hearing Loop


Security arch



There are no lifts in this building. Most hearings take place on the 1st floor, if you have mobility issues, please ring to discuss your needs with a member of staff.

Public toilets

Public toilets available on ground floor.

Disabled toilet

Accessible toilet located on the ground floor, with radar key access.


Vending (hot, cold and snacks) machines available on the 1st floor.   Free drinking water is available on the ground floor waiting area for Court 3.

Interview room

Interview rooms available on all floors in this building.

Video facilities

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

Wireless network connection

Gov WiFi is available in all areas of the building.

Translators or Interpreters

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Crawley Magistrates' Court

This location handles

  • Crime

  • Single justice procedure

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Court codes for legal professionals

Magistrates' Court location code: 2951

Professional users’ court and tribunal access scheme

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HMCTS Common Platform

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