Consultation outcome

Cambridge Magistrates’ Court: proposal on its future

This consultation has concluded

Detail of outcome

The Lord Chancellor announced that the proposal to close Cambridge Magistrates’ Court is withdrawn while proceeding with reaching a final decision on the other seven proposals.

Original consultation


This consultation seeks the views on the impact of the proposed closure of Cambridge Magistrates’ Court.

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Consultation description

In this consultation we are proposing the closure of Cambridge Magistrates’ Court. These proposals are based on the same principles as set out in the 2015 consultation. The proposed relocation of the work and hearings from this court has been considered, along with the potential impact on court users, judiciary and staff.

Published 18 January 2018
Last updated 24 July 2018 + show all updates
  1. The consultation has been withdrawn.
  2. First published.