Hereford County Court and Family Court

Write to us:

Worcester Combined Court Centre
The Shirehall
Foregate Street

Visit us:

Hereford Justice Centre
Bath Street

Opening times

Court open: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Counter service by appointment only: Call appointment line between 9am and 4 pm




Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 01905 730 800.


There are no parking facilities at this court. Pay and Display car parks are located at: Union Walk (HR1 2BL); Venns Close (HR1 2HA) and Bath Street (HR1 2HH)

Disabled access

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

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.

Security arch

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


Lifts are available in the building to access the first floor. A wheelchair lift is available between the ground and first floor for wheelchairs up to 72cm wide with a weight limit of 1000kg


Hot and cold drinks vending machines are available on the first floor.

Interview room

Four interview rooms are available. It is not possible to book these rooms

Baby changing facility

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

Video facilities

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

Filming and venue hire

Please contact the Press Office on 020 3334 3728 for requests to hire this building for filming.

Translators or Interpreters

Get an interpreter at a court or tribunal.

Hereford County Court and Family Court

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Court codes for legal professionals:

County Court location code: 220

DX: DX 721120 Worcester 11

Professional users’ court and tribunal access scheme

This location does not participate in this scheme

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