Skipton Magistrates' Court

Visit us:

The Court House
Otley Street
BD23 1RH

Write to us:

Harrogate Justice Centre
The Courthouse
Victoria Avenue

Additional information

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Opening times

Court open

9.00 am to 5:00pm


01423 722 000
01423 722 009
0191 298 2280

(Fine Enquiries)

01423 722 010
Citizens advice
0300 332 1000

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 01423 722 000.

Disabled access

Disabled access

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome.

Hearing Loop

This court has hearing enhancement facilities

Disabled toilet

Accessible toilets available


Refreshments are available from the vending machines on site.

Interview room

Two private interview rooms available

Baby changing facility

Baby changing facility available

Video facilities

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

Translators or Interpreters

Get an interpreter at a court or tribunal.

Skipton Magistrates' Court

This location handles

  • Crime

  • Single justice procedure

Court codes for legal professionals

Magistrates' Court location code: 2358

DX: 742910 Harrogate 3

DX: 742910 Harrogate 3

Professional users’ court and tribunal access scheme

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