Have you received a postal requisition for Willesden Magistrates’ Court? If so, you are likely wondering what a postal requisition means, as well as more practical details about how to get to the court, how to contact it, and what to do once you get there.
Postal requisitions are sent to tell you that you must attend the court listed at the time and date specified in the letter. They inform you that stand accused of a particular offence and that you must attend the Magistrates’ Court to respond, but they do not tell you why you have been accused of the crime nor what evidence exists against you.
Upon receipt of the postal requisition, you should contact a specialist criminal defence solicitor that serves Willesden Magistrates’ Court, who can help you to respond to the charges brought against you.
Stuart Miller Solicitors serve the Willesden Magistrates’ Court. Our expert team have decades’ worth of experience serving thousands of clients there, so whether you need advice for a single appearance or a more complex case that might get escalated to the Crown Court, we are available to assist. Get in touch today to arrange a free consultation.
You can both attend and write to the Willesden Magistrates’ Court at 448 High Road, London, NW10 2DZ.
Willesden Magistrates’ Court is located in the London Borough of Brent, which is a residential area of north London well-served by public transport. Willesden Bus Garage is a 10-minute walk away, and several local buses stop close to the court building on High Road. Local Underground stations include Neasden, Dollis Hill, and Willesden Green on the Jubilee Line.
Parking at Willesden Magistrates’ Court is difficult owing to the court’s position in the commercial centre of Willesden. There are several residential streets within a reasonable 10-20-minute walk, but many are restricted with parking permit zones. Some paid parking is available in Neasden Lane (£5 for 2.5 hours) and the Bridge Park Hotel (£4.50 for 2.5 hours), but both are around a 30-minute walk away. It is best to avoid driving to Willesden Magistrates’ Court if at all possible.
The court’s standard hours are Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm. The court counter is open from 9am to 11am and 1:30pm to 2:30pm for all enquiries.
There are several email addresses for Willesden Magistrates’ Court, depending on the department.
There are several phone numbers for Willesden Magistrates’ Court, which depend on the nature of your enquiry:
You may also fax Willesden Magistrates’ Court at: 0870 324 0240
If you are unsure of where to go and what to do when you reach court, make sure to arrive in good time and, once you’ve passed security, go to the court front desk for instructions. In addition to showing you where to wait for your solicitor, the court staff can show you where to access facilities like restrooms and pay phones. Your solicitor may give you specific room numbers for meetings in advance, but these often change on the day.