Hastings County Court and Family Court

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Hastings County Court and Family Court Hearing Centre
The Law Courts
Bohemia Road
TN34 1QX

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Opening times

Court open

Monday to Friday: 9am to 5pm

Counter open

For urgent appointments only


Breathing space enquiries
Social security and child support
Family public law (children in care)

(Digital process for case numbers starting with C5)


01424 710280

(from 9am to 5pm)

Counter appointments
01424 710 298

(from 9am to 5pm)

01424 710281

(from 9am to 5pm)

Social security and child support
0300 123 1142
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 01424 710280.


On road parking or nearby sports centre car park is available.

Disabled access

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

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome

Loop Hearing

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

There are two private interview rooms available located opposite Court 1 and can not be booked in advance.

Baby changing facility

Baby changing facilities are available.

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.

Hastings County Court and Family Court

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Court codes for legal professionals:

Crown Court location code: 551

County Court location code: 216

DX: 98150 Hastings 2

Professional users’ court and tribunal access scheme

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