Preston Combined Court Centre

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The Law Courts
Openshaw Place
Ring Way

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Opening times

Court open

Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5pm

Telephone enquiries answered

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Counter open

Monday to Friday 10am to 2pm (County Court)


County court

(To make a new application for a Child Arrangements Order, please visit)


01772 844 700


Witness service
0300 332 1000

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 01772 844 700.

No parking

There are no parking facilities at this building except for a limited number of disabled spaces, which are available on a first come first served basis.  The nearest public car parks are as follows: 1) Upper Lawson Street Car Park, PR1 2RJ 2) Walker Street Car Park, PR1 2RQ 3) Bus Station Car Park, Carlisle Street, PR1 1DJ

Disabled access

Disabled access and toilet facilities are available.  Disabled parking is very limited at the court and is on a first come, first served basis.

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.

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.

Public toilets

Public toilets are available within the building.

Disabled toilet

Accessible toilets are available within the court building.

Interview room

Twenty interview rooms are available at this court.

Children's waiting room

This court has a childrens room facility.

Baby changing facility

Baby changing facilities are available in the disabled toilets on the ground floor.  

Video facilities

Video conference facilities excluding prison to court video links [for courts only].  For queries please contact Ramon Warbrick, 01772 844708 or Levi Darbyshire, 01772 844743.

Wireless network connection

Access to GovWifi available.

Translators or Interpreters

Get an interpreter at a court or tribunal.

Preston Combined Court Centre

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Court codes for legal professionals

Crown Court location code: 448

County Court location code: 303

DX: 702660 Preston 5

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