Liverpool & Knowsley Magistrates' Court

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The Queen Elizabeth II Law Courts
Derby Square
L2 1XA

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Opening times

Counter open

Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm



(Customer Support)


(Magistrates Listing)


(Magistrates Post Court)




(Crime customer service centre)


0151 473 7373


03308 084 407

(Crime customer service centre)

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 0151 473 7373.

No parking

There are no parking facilities at this building, however paid off site parking is available within 500m of the venue on Liverpool One car park.

Disabled access

This building has level access to the entrance and all floors, lifts to all floors and level access into courtrooms.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome.

Hearing Loop

The building has hearing enhancement facilities available. The building also has a portable hearing enhancement system available by informing court staff on the day.

Security arch

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


Lifts are available in the building to access all floors. A wheelchair lift is available for all floors.

Public toilets

Public toilets are available on all floors except the ground floor.

Disabled toilet

Accessible toilets are available and are located on floors 1 to 5.


Refreshments are available from the cafeteria and vending machines on site. Chilled water is available and there is a café open daily from 9.30am  to 2.30pm. Vending machines are availabe for cold drinks and confectionary on floors 3 and 5 and floor 2 in the youth court.

Interview room

Consultation rooms can be booked 2 weeks in advance of the hearing, please contact us on 0151 473 7373 or  

Waiting Room

This building has a public waiting area on each floor and a separate witness waiting area.  Please ask for details.

Baby changing facility

Baby changing facilities are located on all floors apart from the ground floor.

Prayer / Quiet room

A quiet room for prayer or contemplation is available – this is located on the 3rd floor access available at all times.

Video facilities

Court/hearing room video conferencing facilities and prison to court video link facilities are available (by prior arrangement via email to ).  For queries please contact: Laura Nelson 0151 471 1005, Dawn Hammonds 0151 471 1054 or Seamus Cleary 0151 471 1200

Wireless network connection

Wi-Fi is available in all areas of the building, access via PCU or GovWifi.

Witness service

Support for witnesses is available form the citizens advice witness service (link to You can get advice from your local Citizen’s Advice Service, or Support Through Court (previously known as the PSU) that is available on site to provide assistance.  

Filming and venue hire

Please contact us for requests to hire this building for events/filming on 0161 240 5082/020 3334 3728 or email  

Translators or Interpreters

Get an interpreter at a court or tribunal.

Liverpool & Knowsley Magistrates' Court

This location handles

  • Crime

  • Single justice procedure

Court codes for legal professionals

Magistrates' Court location code: 1730

DX: 740880 Liverpool 22

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