Please note that the following services are not operated by Surrey Police. In some cases the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner provides funding to support delivery of local services, but the organisations operate independently.

Guildford Crown Court


A Crown Court deals with serious criminal cases, for example murder, rape and robbery. It also deals with appeals against a magistrates’ court conviction or sentence and cases passed from a magistrates’ court for trial or sentencing.

A Crown Court:

• normally has a jury - which decides if you’re guilty or not
• has a judge - who decides what sentence you get

A Crown Court can give a range of sentences including:

• community sentences
• prison sentences - including life sentences


Local Car Parks:

Mary Road Car Park, Guildford, GU1 4PX
Bedford Road Car Park, Guildford, GU1 4SJ

Bus Services:

Guildford Bus Station, Guildford, GU1 4YW
Artington Park and Ride, Old Portsmouth Rd, Guildford, GU3 1LP
Onslow Park and Ride, Richard Meyjes Rd, Guildford, GU2 7AD
Spectrum Park and Ride, Spectrum Leisure Centre, Parkway, Guildford, GU1 1UP


Train Station:

Guildford Train Station, Station Approach, Guildford, GU1 4UT


Local Food outlets:

You can’t take in food, however hot and cold vending machines are available and there are many food outlets within a few minutes’ walk of the court.


Opening Hours

Counter Services: 9am to 5pm


Email: (enquiries) (listing) (post court)



01483 468500 (enquiries)
0300 3221000 (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.

• This building has level access to the building entrance, and court room.
• Assistance dogs are welcome.
• 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.
• Court/hearing room video conferencing facilities and prison to court video link facilities are available (by prior arrangement)
• This court has wireless Internet access available within the building.