Crewe County Court and Family Court

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The Law Courts
Civic Centre

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Opening times

Court open

Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm

Telephone enquiries answered

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Counter open

By prior appointment only for urgent Civil and Family Applications


Breathing space enquiries
Family public law (children in care)

(Digital process for case numbers starting with C5)


01270 539 300
Family court
0300 303 0642
Family public law (children in care)
0330 808 4424

(Digital process for case numbers starting with C5)

0870 761 7649


Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 01270 539 300.

No parking

There are no parking facilities at this building, however a Pay and Display car park is available adjacent to the courthouse.

Disabled access

This building has a ramp to the entrance, a lift between the lower ground, ground and first floor and level access to the court and hearing rooms.  

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.

Security arch

For safety and security, all users and their possessions will be searched by security when they enter this building.  We have a security arch.  Please alert the security officer if you have a pacemaker.


A lift is available in this building to access the lower ground, ground and first floor.  A wheelchair accessible lift is available for wheelchairs up to 72cm wide, with a weight limit of 1200lbs/8 persons. 

Public toilets

Public toilets are available on the lower ground floor.

Disabled toilet

Accessible toilets are available on the lower ground floor.  A lift is available to this floor.


Refreshments are available via a vending machine and water cooler.

Interview room

There are two private interview rooms available located opposite Court 1, these cannot be booked in advance.

Baby changing facility

There are no baby changing facilities within the building.  A room for breastfeeding is available on request.

Prayer / Quiet room

A quiet room for prayer or contemplation is available.

Video facilities

Video conference facilities are available.  For queries please contact 01270 539 300.

Wireless network connection

Wi-Fi is available in all areas of the building.  Please read the notices on display.

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Court codes for legal professionals

County Court location code: 181

DX: 702504 Crewe 2

Professional users’ court and tribunal access scheme

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