Leicester Magistrates' Court

Visit or contact us:


15 Pocklingtons Walk

Opening times

Court open: Monday to Friday 9am to 5 pm

Counter open: 10am to 12.30pm & 1.30pm to 4pm

Telephone enquiries answered: Monday to Friday 9.15am to 5pm






0116 2544 381

(Witness Services Enquiries)

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 0116 255 3666.


The nearest car park to the Court is Newarke Street

Disabled access

Disabled and pushchair access to the building is via main entrance. Toilet facilities are available.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome at this court.

Hearing loop 'T'

A loop hearing facility is available in all court rooms

Security arch

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


Hot and Cold drinks vending machines are available on the 1st floor in the waiting area, chilled water is also available.

Interview room

Interview rooms are available 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 Gov WiFi is available

Translators or Interpreters

Get an interpreter at a court or tribunal.

Leicester Magistrates' Court

This location handles:

  • Crime
  • Single justice procedure

Make a complaint:

Contact us to make a complaint

Court codes for legal professionals:

Magistrates' Court location code: 2100

Professional users’ court and tribunal access scheme

This location participates in this scheme

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