East London Family Court

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East London Family Court
6th and 7th Floor, 11 Westferry Circus
(Entrance in Columbus Courtyard)
E14 4HD

Warning ELFCurgentapps@justice.gov.uk for urgent without notice applications, i.e. Non-Molestation orders and Prohibited Steps Orders.

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Opening times

Court open



Family court

(Including C100 applications)


(In relation to Female Mutilation matters)

Family public law (children in care)

(Digital process for case numbers starting with C5)


0203 197 2886
Family court
0203 197 2806

(9.00am to 5.00pm)

Family public law (children in care)
0330 808 4424

(Digital process for case numbers starting with C5)

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 0203 197 2886.

Disabled access

This building has level access to the building entrance, and court room.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome

Loop Hearing

Loop hearing facilities are available at this Court.

Interview room

Interview rooms are available on the first and second floors

Baby changing facility

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

Translators or Interpreters

Get an interpreter at a court or tribunal.

East London Family Court

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Court codes for legal professionals:

County Court location code: 121

DX: 316201 Docklands 3

Professional users’ court and tribunal access scheme

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