Nottingham County Court and Family Court

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60 Canal Street

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Opening times

Court open

Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm

Counter open

By appointment only


Family court

(Private Law, Family Law Act, Public Law - applications NOT issued via the FPL and Adoption)

Family public law (children in care)

(Digital process for case numbers starting with C5)

Breathing space enquiries
Financial Remedy

(and Divorce)


Civil court
0300 123 5577

(Civil, Enforcement & Insolvency matters)

Family court
0300 123 5577

(Private Law, Family Law Act and Divorce cases )

Counter appointments
0115 910 3405
Family public law (children in care)
0330 808 4424

(Applications issued via the FPL portal - case numbers starting with C5)

Family public law (children in care)
0300 123 5577

(Applications NOT issued via the FPL portal - case numbers starting with C0 or C4)

0300 123 5577

Building facilities

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

Disabled access

This building has a ramp to the building entrance, a lift between the ground floor and the first floor, and level access in to court rooms and hearing rooms.  

Hidden Disabilities Sunflower network

Lanyards available on request.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome.

Hearing Loop

The building has a portable hearing enhancement system available by prior arrangement. Please contact the court by telephone or email to let us know of your requirements.


Restaurant facilities are available.

Baby changing facility

Baby changing facilities are available.

Witness service

Support Through Court is available on site to provide assistance.

Translators or Interpreters

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Court codes for legal professionals

County Court location code: 286

Family Court location code: 286

DX: 702380 Nottingham 7

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