Portsmouth Combined Court Centre

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The Courts of Justice
Winston Churchill Avenue

Opening times

Court open: Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm

Counter open: Urgent enquiries only 10am to 2pm (County Court)(Llys Sirol)

Telephone enquiries answered: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm


Family public law (children in care)


(Paper process including C100 applications)

Family public law (children in care)


(Digital process for case numbers starting with C5)

Breathing space notifications



Civil queries

Civil queries

County Court listing


Family public law (children in care)

02392 893 014

(Paper process)

Family public law (children in care)

0330 808 4424

(Digital process for case numbers starting with C5)

Children cases

Fixed penalties

Crown Court

Criminal listing

County Court fax

Jury service

Witness service

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 02392 893 000.

Disabled access

This building has ramp access to main entrance. Lifts to all floors. All courtrooms are accessible

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome.

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.

Video facilities

This court has Prison Video Link facilities which is available for hearings, conferences and legal visits. To book a booth email portsmouthcrown@justice.gov.uk, subject heading Video Link Booking or telephone 02392 893061.

Wireless network connection

This court has wireless Internet access available within the building. Please note that this is currently Not a free service

Translators or Interpreters

Get an interpreter at a court or tribunal.

Portsmouth Combined Court Centre

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Court codes for legal professionals:

Crown Court location code: 447

County Court location code: 302

DX: 98490 Portsmouth 5

Professional users’ court and tribunal access scheme

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