Newcastle upon Tyne Crown Court and Magistrates' Court

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Opening times

Court open

8:30am to 5pm Monday to Friday

Counter open

8:30am to 5pm Monday to Friday



(Crime customer service centre)

Magistrates court

(General Enquiries)


(Fine queries)


(Magistrates court)

Witness service

(Crown court)


0330 808 4407

(Crime customer service centre)

Magistrates court
0191 201 2950

(General Enquiries)

0191 440 7203

(Magistrates court)

0191 298 2280

(Fine queries)

Crown court
0191 201 2000


Jury service
0191 201 2031
Citizens advice
0300 332 1000

(Witness service)

0191 201 2964

(Accessibility needs)

0870 324 0093

(Crown Court Fax)

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 0330 808 4407.

Disabled access

Disabled access and toilet facilities are available.

Hidden Disabilities Sunflower network

Lanyards available on request.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome.

Hearing Loop

The building has hearing enhancement facilities available by prior arrangement.  Please contact the Court office by telephone or email if necessary.


A cafeteria is operational on premises. It is open Monday to Friday (except Public and Bank Holidays) from 8:30am to 2:30pm.

Interview room

Interview rooms are available on site.

Children's waiting room

A children's room is located on the first floor.

Baby changing facility

Baby changing facilities can be found on the ground floor next to reception.

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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Newcastle upon Tyne Crown Court and Magistrates' Court

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Court codes for legal professionals

Crown Court location code: 439

Magistrates' Court location code: 2351

DX: 65127 Newcastle upon Tyne 2

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