Stockport County Court and Family Court

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The Courthouse
Edward Street

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The Courthouse
Edward Street

Due to Security officer industrial action, Stockport County Court and Family Court will be closed on 22, 25, 27, 29 September. If your hearing is due to take place on these dates you will be contacted with advice on alternative arrangements.

Additional information

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Opening times

Court open

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Telephone enquiries answered

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Counter open

By prior appointment only


0161 477 2020
Social security and child support
0300 123 1142

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 0161 477 2020.

No parking

There are no parking facilities at this building, however there are various public pay and display car parks in the vicinity of the court.

Disabled access

This court has disabled access, toilets and low counters.

Hidden Disabilities Sunflower network

Lanyards available on request.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome.

Hearing Loop

Hearing enhancement facilities are available.

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.


Lifts are available in this building to access the first floor.

Public toilets

Public toilets are available on the ground floor.

Disabled toilet

Accessible toilet is available on the ground floor.


There is a water dispenser providing fresh drinking water, which is available on the ground floor.

Interview room

Interview and conference rooms are available.

Waiting Room

This building has a public waiting area outside each court hearing room.

Baby changing facility

Baby changing facilities are available.

Video facilities

Court/hearing room video conferencing facilities and prison to court video link facilities are available (by prior arrangement).  For queries please contact Andrew Bond 0161 968 9720

Wireless network connection

Wi-Fi is available in all areas of the building.  Text “GO” to 07537 417417 to get connected.

Translators or Interpreters

Get an interpreter at a court or tribunal.

Stockport County Court and Family Court

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County Court location code: 336

DX: 702620 Stockport 4

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