West Hampshire Magistrates' Court

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Southampton Courthouse
100 The Avenue
SO17 1EY

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Opening times

Court open

Monday to Friday 9am to 4:30pm

Telephone enquiries answered

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm


0330 808 4407

(Court and Tribunal Service Centre)

0238 038 4200

(on the day of the hearing)

0163 364 5112
0170 228 3860
Tribunal fax
0870 739 4190
Witness service
0300 332 1000

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 0330 808 4407 .

Disabled access

Disabled access and toilet facilities are available.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome.

Hearing Loop

The building has a portable hearing enhancement system available by prior arrangement. Please contact the court by telephone or email to let us know of your requirements.

Interview room

This court has interview room facilities.

Baby changing facility

Baby changing facilities are available.

Video facilities

This court has Prison Video Link facilities which is also available for conferences and legal visits, Court room hearing video facilities are also available.  To book a booth email whmags@justice.gov.uk, subject heading Video Link Booking or telephone 02380 384200 option 2.

Translators or Interpreters

Get an interpreter at a court or tribunal.

West Hampshire Magistrates' Court

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Court codes for legal professionals

Magistrates' Court location code: 1304

DX: 135986 Southampton 32

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