King's Lynn Magistrates' Court and Family Court

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The Courthouse
College Lane
King's Lynn
PE30 1PQ

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Family Court cases

Norwich Combined Court

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Crime cases

Norwich Magistrates' Court

Additional information

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Opening times

Court open

9.00am to 4.30pm

Counter open

By prior appointment only



(Crime customer service centre, if your case number has a mixture of letters and numbers, please use this email)


(Single Justice Service Centre)

Magistrates court

(Local Admin, for all other queries, please use this email address)

Family court

(for all family matters)

Social security and child support
Civil court

(for all civil matters)


(for all adoption matters)


01603 679 500

(Magistrates Admin, for all other queries please call this number from 9am to 5pm)

03308 084 407

(Crime customer service centre, if your case number has a mixture of letters and numbers, please call this number)

0300 303 0656

(Single Justice Service Centre if your query relates to a Single Justice case)

County court
0300 123 5577

(From 9am to 5pm)

0300 123 9252

(Enforcement office - from 9am to 5pm)

0300 790 9901

(National Payment Line - 24 hr line)

Witness service
0300 332 1000
Social security and child support
0300 123 1142
Family court
0300 303 0642

(from 9am to 5pm)

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 01603 679 500.


There are no parking facilities at this building.  There is public parking nearby including disabled parking.

Disabled access

This building has a lift covering the 1st and 2nd floors, plus level access into court rooms and hearing rooms.  A ramp is available to support access through the witness entrance.  

Hidden Disabilities Sunflower network

Lanyards available on request.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome.

Hearing Loop

This building has hearing enhancement facilities which are available by prior arrangement. Please contact the court office by telephone or e-mail if necessary. Please be aware that these facilities may not be compatible with all hearing devices.


Lift available.

Disabled toilet

Accessible toilets available.


Refreshments can be obtained from cafes and a shop in the local area.  A vending machines is also available in main court waiting area on first floor.    

Interview room

4 interview rooms are available on the first floor.

Children's waiting room

Children's waiting room available.

Baby changing facility

Baby changing facilities are available in the accessible toilet on the first floor.

Video facilities

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

Wireless network connection

Access to GovWiFi available.

Translators or Interpreters

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King's Lynn Magistrates' Court and Family Court

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Court codes for legal professionals

Magistrates' Court location code: 1972

DX: 97389 Norwich 5

Professional users’ court and tribunal access scheme

This location participates in this scheme

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