Hereford Justice Centre

Visit us:

The Court House
Bath Street

Write to us:

Castle Street

Additional information

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Opening times

Court open

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

No counter service available

Telephone enquiries answered

Monday to Friday 9am to 4:45pm



(Fines queries)

County court

(County Court Queries)

Social security and child support

(Crime customer service centre)


01562 514 000
01905 730 800

(County and Family Court)

0300 332 1000

(Witness Services)

Social security and child support
0300 123 1142
03308 084 407

(Crime customer service centre)

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 01562 514 000.


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.

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.

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 located in the accessible toilet on the ground floor

Video facilities

Court/hearing room video conferencing facilities and prison to court video link facilities are available by prior arrangement. Please contact the court administration team to book conferences  

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 Justice Centre

This location handles

  • Crime

  • Single justice procedure

  • Benefits

Court codes for legal professionals

Magistrates' Court location code: 1841

Professional users’ court and tribunal access scheme

This location participates in this scheme

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HMCTS Common Platform

This location participates in this scheme