Facing court without a lawyer in Manchester?

Our service, run in partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University, exists to help people facing court without representation in Manchester. We can help at all stages of the court process. 

Operating hours:

NOTE: The Manchester service will be closed on 23rd May, 29th May, 3rd June and 6th June.

Monday to Friday (9:30am - 4:30pm) by appointment only offering in-person, telephone and Zoom support. Our first appointment slot from 10am, and our last appointment slot is 3pm.

- Mondays and Fridays: Face to Face appointments offered as priority in our offices on L2 at the Manchester Civil Justice Centre. Remote support available dependent on demand and volunteer availability.
- Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays: Remote support available only via phone and Teams appointments.


The Manchester service will continue to offer support in remote and in-person hearings when listed each day, dependent on volunteer availability.

To arrange an appointment please click the button below or email the Manchester office. Please note, walk-in appointments are subject to availability and if you don't have an appointment, we can't guarantee we'll be able to see you.

Request support



0161 520 2214

Our phone line does not receive calls from withheld numbers. Please ensure that you are calling with your number available.

Office address:

Support Through Court
Room 2.15 (second floor)
Manchester Civil and Family Justice Centre
1 Bridge Street West
Greater Manchester
M60 9DJ

Further information:

More information on the Manchester Civil and Family Justice Centre is available here.