York Magistrates' Court and Family Court

York Magistrates' Court and Family Court Hearing Centre
Law Courts
Clifford Street

North Yorkshire
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Phone numbers

Fine queries:
Citizens Advice Witness Service:

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact the court or tribunal to make sure the facilities meet your specific needs or to discuss a reasonable adjustment you need.

  • Baby changing facility available.
  • Disabled Access to Ground floor Courtrooms via lift to the rear of the building. Please notify the Court of your attendance in advance as the lift requires staff assisstance.
  • Trained first aider on site.
  • Guide dogs welcome.
  • There are 5 private interview rooms available.
  • This court has hearing enhancement facilities.
  • Prayer/Quiet Room available.
  • Public toilets.
  • Refreshments are available from the cafeteria on site.
  • Video conference and Prison Video Link facilities
  • Public Waiting Room.
  • This Court has a Vulnerable Witness Waiting Area & the services of Victim Support on site.


  • On site parking is not available at this venue.
  • Paid off site parking is available within 500m of this venue.

Cases heard at this venue

  • Children
  • Crime