Southend County Court and Family Court

Visit or contact us:


The Court House
80 Victoria Avenue

Opening times

Court building open: Monday to Friday 7:30am to 7pm

Court counter open: By prior appointment only for urgent Civil and Family Applications


Social security and child support



0344 892 4000

(from 9am to 5pm)

Social security and child support

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 0344 892 4000.

Disabled access

This building has level access to the building entrance, and court room.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome.

Loop Hearing

The building has hearing enhancement facilities available by prior arrangement. Please contact the Court office by telephone or email if necessary.

Interview room

4 interview rooms are available on the ground floor

Baby changing facility

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

Translators or Interpreters

Get an interpreter at a court or tribunal.

Southend County Court and Family Court

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Court codes for legal professionals:

County Court location code: 329

DX: 97780 Southend 2

Professional users’ court and tribunal access scheme

This location participates in this scheme

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