Preston Crown Court and Family Court (Sessions House)

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The Family Court
Sessions House
Lancaster Road

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Opening times

Court open

Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5pm

Telephone enquiries answered

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

No counter service available


01772 272 837

(Queries for Applications, Listings and Divorce)

01254 299 840

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 01772 272 837.

No parking

There are no parking facilities available at this building.  The nearest car park is the Bus Station Car Park, which is located opposite the court building.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome.

Hearing Loop

Hearing enhancement facilities are available at this court.

Security arch

For safety and security, all users and their possessions will be searched by security when they enter this building.  Please alert the security officer if you have a pacemaker.


A cold drinks vending machine is available at this court.

Interview room

Consultation rooms are available at this court.

Baby changing facility

Baby changing facilities are available at this court.

Video facilities

Video conference facilities (excluding prison to court video links) are available.

Translators or Interpreters

Get an interpreter at a court or tribunal.

Preston Crown Court and Family Court (Sessions House)

Court codes for legal professionals

Crown Court location code: 448

County Court location code: 303

DX: 310201 Preston 31

Professional users’ court and tribunal access scheme

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