Employment Tribunal Directory

Employment Tribunals Central Office

You can make a claim online or fill in a claim form and send it to the central office. The central office will then forward your claim to the correct local office. Note that the office that administers your claim may not be the venue for the hearing. Make sure you know the venue where the hearing will be held.

You must include the fee or an application for help with the payment and send to;

Employment Tribunal Central Office (England and Wales)
PO Box 10218
Leicester
LE1 8EG

Employment Tribunal Central Office (Scotland)
PO Box 27105
Glasgow
G2 9JR

Employment Tribunal Local Offices

Employment Tribunal Local offices are open Monday to Friday, 9-5. Some tribunals are hearing centers only with a central office. Others have the office and hearing center in one place. If you have problems finding the correct office, contact;

  • 0300 123 1024 (England and Wales)
  • 0141 354 8574 (Scotland)

Aberdeen Hearing Center

This is a hearing venue only.

Hearing venue: Mezzanine Floor, Atholl House, 84-88 Guild Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire AB11 6LT

Office: (ET) 3rd Floor Eagle Building, 215 Bothwell Street, Glasgow G2 7TS

Phone:  01224 593 137  Fax:  01224 593 138

Email: aberdeenet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

Map and Directions to the hearing venue

Building facilities

There is no parking at the hearing venue.  The nearest car park is the Trinity Centre. 

 

Ashford Hearing Center

This is a hearing venue only.

Hearing venue: 1st Floor, Ashford House, County Square Shopping Centre, Ashford, Kent TN23 1YB

Office: Croydon Employment Tribunals, Montague Court, 101 London Road, Croydon, Surrey CR0 2RF

Phone: 020 8667 9131, Fax: 020 8649 9470

Email: londonsouthet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

Map and Directions to the hearing venue

There is no parking at the hearing venue. Contact the tribunal to make sure the facilities meet your specific needs or to discuss a reasonable adjustment you need

 

Bedford

This is a hearing venue only.

Hearing venue: 8-10 Howard Street, Bedford MK40 3HS

Office: Huntingdon Employment Tribunals, Walden Road, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire PE29 3DW

Phone: 01480 415 600 Email: huntingdonet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

Map and Directions to the hearing venue

Map and Directions to the office

There is no parking at the hearing venue. Contact the tribunal to make sure the facilities meet your specific needs or to discuss a reasonable adjustment you need

 

Birmingham – West Midlands

This is a hearing venue and an office.

Midlands West Employment Tribunal, Centre City Tower, 7 Hill Street, Birmingham B5 4UU

Phone: 0121 600 7780  Fax: 01264 347 999

Email: midlandswestet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

Map and directions

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Boston

This is a hearing venue only

Hearing venue: Boston County Court, 55 Norfolk Street, Boston PE21 6PE

Office: Nottingham Justice Centre, Carrington Street, Nottingham NG2 1EE

Phone: 0115 947 5701 Fax: 0115 950 7612

Email: nottinghamet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

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Brighton

This is a hearing venue only

Hearing venue: Hilton Brighton Metropole, Kings Road, Brighton BN1 2FU

Office: London South Employment Tribunal, Montague Court, 101 London Road, West Croydon CR0 2RF

Phone: 020 8667 9131 Fax: 020 8649 9470

Email: londonsouthet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

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Bristol

This is an office and hearing venue, hearings also take place in Exeter, Taunton, Truro and Plymouth

Bristol Civil and Family Justice Centre, 2 Redcliff Street, Bristol BS1 6GR

Phone: 0117 929 8261 Fax: 0870 739 4009

Email: bristolet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

Map and Directions

Building facilities

There is pay and display parking in Redcliff Street. NCP Public parking is also available at Redcliffe Parade, BS1 6SW and the Mall (Galleries) Shopping Centre, BS1 3XD.

 

Burnley

This is a hearing venue only

Hearing venue: Burnley Combined Court Centre, Hammerton Street, Burnley, Lancashire BB11 1XD

Office: Manchester Employment Tribunal, Alexandra House, 14-22 The Parsonage, Manchester M3 2JA

Phone: 0161 833 6100 Fax: 0870 739 4433

Email: manchesteret@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

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Building facilities

Public parking can be found across road from the Court House.

 

Bury St. Edmunds

This is a hearing venue only

Hearing venue: 100 Southgate Street, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 2AQ

Office: Huntingdon Employment Tribunals, Walden Road, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire PE29 3DW

Phone: 01480 415 600 Email: huntingdonet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

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Map and Directions to the office

 

Cardiff

This is an office and hearing venue

Caradog House, 1-6 St Andrews Place, Cardiff CF10 3BE.

Phone: 02920 678 100 Fax: 02920 225 906

Email: cardiffet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

Map and Directions

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Carlisle

This is a hearing venue only

Hearing venue: Carlisle Magistrates’ Court, Rickergate, Carlisle, Cumbria CA3 8QH

Office: Manchester Employment Tribunal, Alexandra House, 14-22 The Parsonage, Manchester M3 2JA

Phone: 0161 833 6100 Fax: 0870 739 4433

Email: manchesteret@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

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Dundee

This is an office and hearing venue

Dundee Tribunal Hearing Center, Ground Floor, Block C, Caledonian House, Greenmarket, Dundee DD1 4QB

Phone: 0138 222 1578 Fax: 0138 222 7136

Email: dundeeet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

Map and directions

Building facilities

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Edinburgh

This is an office and hearing venue

Edinburgh Employment Tribunal, 54-56 Melville Street, Edinburgh, Mid Lothian EH3 7HF

Phone: 0131 226 5584 Fax: 0131 220 6847

Email: edinburghet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

Map and directions

Building facilities

There is no parking at the building

 

 Exeter

This is a hearing venue only

Hearing venue: 2nd Floor, Keble House, Southernhay Gardens, Exeter EX1 1NT

Office: Bristol Civil and Family Justice Centre, 2 Redcliff Street, Bristol BS1 6GR

Phone: 0117 929 8261 Fax: 0870 739 4009

Email: bristolet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

Map and directions to hearing venue

Map and directions to office

There is no parking at the hearing venue. Contact the tribunal to make sure the facilities meet your specific needs or to discuss a reasonable adjustment you need

 

Glasgow

This is an office with two hearing venues

  1. Glasgow Tribunal Hearing Centre, Eagle Building, 215 Bothwell Street, Glasgow G2 7TS.
  2. Glasgow Tribunal Hearing Centre,  Wellington House, 134-136 Wellington Street, Glasgow G2 2XL

Phone: 0141 204 0730 Fax: 0141 204 0732

Email: glasgowet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

Map and directions to Eagle Building. Paid car parking is available next to the building

Map and directions to Wellington House . Paid on site parking is available at Wellington House

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Hull

This is a hearing venue only

Hearing venue: Wilberforce Court, Alfred Gelder Street, Hull HU1 1YJ

Office: Leeds Tribunal Office,  4th Floor City Exchange, 11 Albion Street, Leeds LS1 5ES

Phone: 0113 245 9741 Fax: 0113 242 8843

Email: leedset@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

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Huntingdon

This is an office and hearing venue. Hearings also take place in Bedford, Bury St. Edmunds and Norwich

Huntingdon Employment Tribunals, Walden Road, Huntingdon PE29 3DW

Phone: 01480 415 600 Email: huntingdonet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

Map and directions

Building facilities

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Inverness

This is a hearing venue only.

Hearing venue: 2nd Floor, 2 Baron Taylor Street, Inverness, County of Inverness IV1 1QL

Office: Glasgow Tribunal Hearing Centre, Eagle Building, 215 Bothwell Street, Glasgow G2 7TS

Phone: 0141 204 0730 Fax: 0141 204 0732

Email: glasgowet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

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Map and directions to office

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Kendal

This is a hearing venue only.

Hearing venue: Kendal Magistrates’ Court, The Court House, Burneside Road, Kendal LA9 4TJ

Office: Manchester Employment Tribunal, Alexandra House, 14-22 The Parsonage, Manchester, Greater Manchester M3 2JA

Phone: 0161 833 6100  Fax: 0870 739 4433

Email: manchesteret@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

Map and directions to hearing venue. There is free parking at the hearing venue

Map and directions to office

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Leeds

This is an office and a hearing center. Hearings also take place at Hull hearing centre.

Leeds Employment Tribunal, 4th Floor, City Exchange, 11 Albion Street, Leeds LS1 5ES

Phone: 0113 245 9741 Fax: 0113 242 8843

Email: leedset@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

Map and directions. There is no parking at the building

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Leicester

This is a hearing venue only.

Hearing venue: Kings Court, 5a New Walk, Leicester LE1 6TE

Office: Nottingham Justice Centre, Carrington Street, Nottingham NG2 1EE

Phone: 0115 947 5701 Fax: 0115 950 7612

Email: midlandseastet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

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Lincoln

This is a hearing venue only

Hearing Venue:Lincoln Magistrates’ Court, 358 High Street, Lincoln LN5 7QA

Office: Nottingham Justice Centre, Carrington Street, Nottingham NG2 1EE

Phone: 0115 947 5701 Fax: 0115 950 7612

Email: midlandseastet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

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Liverpool

This is a hearing venue only.

Hearing venue: Liverpool Civil and Family Court, 35 Vernon Street, Liverpool, Merseyside L2 2BX

Office: Manchester Employment Tribunal, Alexandra House, 14-22 The Parsonage, Manchester  M3 2JA

Phone: 0161 833 6100 Fax: 0161 832 0249

Email: manchesteret@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

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London Central

This is an office and hearing venue

London Central Employment Tribunal, Ground Floor, Victory House, 30-34 Kingsway, London WC2B 6EX

Phone: 020 7273 8603 Fax: 020 7273 8686

Email: londoncentralet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

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London East

This is an office and hearing venue

East London Tribunal Service, 2nd floor, Anchorage House, 2 Clove Crescent, London E14 2BE.

Phone: 020 7538 6161 Fax: 0870 324 0200

Email: eastlondon@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

Map and directions

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London South

This is a hearing venue and an office

London South Employment Tribunal, Montague Court, 101 London Road, West Croydon CR0 2RF.

Phone: 020 8667 9131 Fax: 020 8649 9470

Email: londonsouthet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

Map and directions

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Manchester

This is a hearing venue and an office. Hearings also take place at Burnley Combined Court Centre, Liverpool Employment Tribunal Office and Carlisle hearing centre

Manchester Employment Tribunal, Alexandra House, 14-22 The Parsonage, Manchester M3 2JA.

Phone: 0161 833 6100 Fax: 0870 739 4433

Email: manchesteret@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

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Midlands East 

This is a hearing venue and an office. Hearings also take place at Boston and Lincoln hearing centres.

Nottingham Employment Tribunal, Nottingham Justice Centre, 50 Carrington Street, Nottingham NG1 7FG

Phone: 0115 947 5701 Fax: 0115 950 7612

Email: nottinghamet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

Map and directions

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Newcastle

This is a hearing venue and an office. Hearings also take place at Teesside Magistrates Court and Carlisle hearing centre.

Newcastle Employment Tribunal, Kings Court, Earl Grey Way, Royal Quay, North Shields, Tyne and Wear NE29 6AR

Phone: 0191 260 6900 Fax: 0870 739 4206

Email: newcastleet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

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Norwich

This is a hearing venue only.

Hearing venue: Elliot House, 130 Ber Street, Norwich NR1 3TZ

Office: Huntingdon Employment Tribunals, Walden Road, Huntingdon PE29 3DW

Phone: 01480 415 600 Email: huntingdonet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

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 Plymouth

This is a hearing venue only.

Hearing venue: St Catherine’s House, 5 Notte Street, Plymouth, Devon PL1 2TS

Office: Bristol Civil and Family Justice Centre, 2 Redcliff Street, Bristol BS1 6GR

Phone: 0117 929 8261 Fax: 0870 739 4009

Email: bristolet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

 

Map and directions to office

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Reading

This is a hearing venue only.

Hearing venue: 5th Floor, 30-31 Friar Street, Reading RG1 1DX.

Office: Watford Employment Tribunal, 3rd Floor, Radius House, 51 Clarendon Road, Watford WD17 1HP

Phone: 01923 281 750 Fax: 01923 281 781

Email: watfordet@hmcts.gsi.gov.u

 

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Sheffield

This is a hearing venue only.

Hearing venue: 14 East Parade, Sheffield S1 2ET

Office: Leeds Employment Tribunal, 4th Floor, City Exchange, 11 Albion Street, Leeds LS1 5ES

Phone: 0113 245 9741 Fax: 0113 242 8843

Email: leedset@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

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Map and directions to office. There is no parking at the building

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Shrewsbury

This is a hearing venue only.

Hearing venue: Shrewsbury Magistrates’ Court, The Court House, Preston Street, Shrewsbury SY2 5NX

Office: Midlands West Employment Tribunal, Centre City Tower, 7 Hill Street, Birmingham B5 4UU

Phone: 0121 600 7780  Fax: 01264 347 999

Email: midlandswestet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

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Southampton

This is a hearing venue only

Hearing venue: West Hampshire Magistrates’ Court, 100 The Avenue, Southampton, Hampshire SO17 1EY

Office: Midlands West Employment Tribunal, Centre City Tower, 7 Hill Street, Birmingham B5 4UU

Phone: 0121 600 7780  Fax: 01264 347 999

Email: midlandswestet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

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Taunton

This is a hearing venue only.

Hearing venue: Blackdown House, Blackbrook Park Avenue, Blackbrook Business Park, Taunton TA1 2PX

Office: Bristol Civil and Family Justice Centre, 2 Redcliff Street, Bristol BS1 6GR

Phone: 0117 929 8261 Fax: 0870 739 4009

Email: bristolet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

Map and directions to hearing venue

Map and directions to office

Building facilities

There is pay and display parking in Redcliff Street. NCP Public parking is also available at Redcliffe Parade, BS1 6SW and the Mall (Galleries) Shopping Centre, BS1 3XD

 

Teesside

This is a hearing venue only

Hearing venue: Teesside Magistrates’ Court and Family Court, Victoria Square, Middlesbrough, Cleveland TS1 2AS

Office: Newcastle Employment Tribunal, Kings Court, Earl Grey Way, Royal Quay, North Shields, Tyne and Wear NE29 6AR

Phone: 0191 260 6900 Fax: 0870 739 4206

Email: newcastleet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

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Telford

This is a hearing venue only

Hearing venue: Telford Magistrates’ Court, Malinsgate, Telford, Shropshire TF3 4HX

Office: Midlands West Employment Tribunal, Centre City Tower, 7 Hill Street, Birmingham B5 4UU

Phone: 0121 600 7780  Fax: 01264 347 999

Email: midlandswestet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk

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Watford

This is a hearing venue and an office.

Watford Employment Tribunal, 3rd Floor Radius House, 51 Clarendon Road, Watford WD17 1HP

Phone: 01923 281 750  Fax: 01264 887 302

Email: watfordet@hmcts.gsi.gov.uk
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