North Staffordshire Justice Centre

Visit us:

The Court House

Write to us:

Staffordshire Magistrates' Administration Team

Stafford Combined Court Centre
Victoria Square
ST16 2QQ

Additional information

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Opening times

Court open

Monday to Friday 9am until business finishes.



(Crime customer service centre)

Social security and child support


01785 223144
03308 084 407

(Crime customer service centre)

Social security and child support
0300 123 1142

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 01785 223144.


The car park at NSJC is private parking. There is one disabled parking space on site which is available upon request from Stoke County Court 01782 854093. The nearest public car park is immediately adjacent to the Court house.

Disabled access

This court has full disabled access and toilet facilities. Please note: If you are visiting the court in a medium to large size disability scooter,you will needto request a Reasonable Adjustment eitherbefore the day of yourhearing or speak to a Court Clerk on the day and request that your case isheard on the ground floor.

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.


Refreshments are available via Vending machine.

Interview room

4 interview rooms are available on the ground floor

Video facilities

This court has 3 video link courts and a Youth Court video link facility. Court to prison video links are available on the first floor by appointment.

Translators or Interpreters

Get an interpreter at a court or tribunal.

North Staffordshire Justice Centre

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Court codes for legal professionals:

Magistrates' Court location code: 2805

Professional users’ court and tribunal access scheme

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