Royal Courts of Justice

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Opening times

Court open: Monday to Friday 9am to 4:30pm


Citizens Advice Witness Service



Court of Appeal Civil Division

Admin court

RCJ High Court Appeals

Probate helpline

Queen's Bench foreign process

Queen's Bench judges listing


Senior courts costs

High Court

020 7947 7161

(Family Division)

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 020 7947 6000.

Disabled access

Information for disabled visitors is availableby contactingthe relevant Listing Office or main reception.

Assistance dogs

Assistancedogs are welcome.

Loop Hearing

Loop hearing facilities are available in one court room in each building. Mobile loops are available to the relevant listing office. Contact the Court Reporting and Transcription Unit on 020 7947 7820.

Public toilets

Public toilets are available throughout the building


Café 26 is currently close.

Interview room

Consultation rooms can be hired. Please telephone 020 7947 7356.

Baby changing facility

There are baby changing facilities situated within the disabled toilets off the main hall andQueen's Building ground floor.

Video facilities

Court/hearing room video conferencing facilities and prison to court video link facilities are avilable (by prior arrangement)

Wireless network connection

Wi-Fi is available to Professional Court Users and court visitors. In Courtfacilities will be available for parties own IT equipment, e.g. electronic presentation of evidence.

Witness service

Support Through Courtis availableremotely to provide assistance. Please call 0300 081 0006

Translators or Interpreters

Get an interpreter at a court or tribunal.

Royal Courts of Justice

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Court codes for legal professionals:

DX: 44450 Strand

Professional users’ court and tribunal access scheme

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