Gateshead Magistrates' Court and Family Court

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Warwick Street

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Opening times

Court open

9am to 5pm Monday to Friday;

No counter service available



(Magistrates' Listings Only)


(Crime customer service centre)


0191 477 5821

(From 9am -5pm)

0191 298 2280
03308 084 407

(Crime customer service centre)

Citizens advice
0300 332 1000
0191 4407203

(Magistrates' Listings Only - Opening Hours: - 8am-4:30pm)

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 0191 477 5821.

No parking

There are no public parking facilities at this site. Disabled parking is available upon request however.Please see below for alternatives: PublicTransport - Gateshead bus Interchange is a large enclosed bus station within Gateshead town centre with bus links to various areas outside of Gateshead. The local metro station, Gateshead Metro, is also located here. Both which are a 7 minute walk to the court. Local parking which includes disabled parking - Regent Court Car ParkCharles StOpen 24 hours · 0191 433 3636 Civic Centre Car ParkArthur StOpen 24 hours · 0191 433 3636 Sunderland Road (Tynegate) Car ParkSunderland Rd0191 433 3636

Disabled access

Disabled access facilities.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome at this Court.

Disabled toilet

Accessible toilets

Interview room

Private interview rooms are available at this Court.

Video facilities

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

Translators or Interpreters

Get an interpreter at a court or tribunal.

Gateshead Magistrates' Court and Family Court

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Court codes for legal professionals

Magistrates' Court location code: 2365

DX: 742120 Gateshead 6

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