Darlington Magistrates' Court and Family Court

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Newton Aycliffe Magistrates' Court and Family Hearing Centre
Central Avenue
Newton Aycliffe

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Opening times

Court open

Monday to Friday: 9am to 5pm


01325 318 114
Citizens advice
0300 332 1000
Witness service
0191 375 2936
0191 298 2280
01325 327633
01325 327636
Social security and child support
0300 123 1142

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 01325 318 114.


Public parking is available at the Park Place car park next to the court.

Disabled access

Disabled access and disabled toilet

Hidden Disabilities Sunflower network

Lanyards available on request.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome.

Hearing Loop

The building has a portable hearing enhancement system available by prior arrangement. Please contact the court by telephone or email to let us know of your requirements.

Interview room

Three interview rooms are available at this court.

Baby changing facility

Baby changing facilities are available.

Video facilities

Video conference facilities excluding prison to court video links.

Translators or Interpreters

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Court codes for legal professionals

Magistrates' Court location code: 1585

DX: 63808 Newton Aycliffe

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