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Magistrate advisory committee recruitment information

Details of vacancies and where to apply to be a magistrate in your area.

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Magistrates recruitment information by area

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Details

Details of all current and future vacancies are listed in the document, including where you need to apply.

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  • Bedfordshire & Hertfordshire (Criminal & Family)
  • Birmingham, Solihull, Black Country, Coventry & Warwickshire (Family)
  • Cleveland, County Durham and Darlington (Criminal & Family)
  • Essex & Cambridgeshire (Criminal & Family)
  • Humber and South Yorkshire (Criminal & Family)
  • Kent (Criminal & Family)
  • Lancashire (Criminal)
  • London South East and North East (Criminal)
  • Merseyside (Criminal & Family)
  • Norfolk & Suffolk (Criminal & Family)
  • Surrey & Sussex (Criminal & Family)
  • Wales (Criminal & Family)
  • Yorkshire, North & West (Crime & Family)
Published 3 October 2013
Last updated 1 May 2020 + show all updates
  1. Update to areas currently recruiting magistrates. Recruitment now open: Birmingham, Solihull, Black Country, Coventry & Warwickshire (Family); Merseyside (Criminal & Family). Recruitment now closed: Avon & Somerset and Gloucestershire (Family); Cumbria (Criminal); Greater Manchester (Criminal & Family); Leicestershire & Rutland, Lincolnshire and Northamptonshire (Family); North & South Northumbria (Criminal & Family).

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  21. Adding vacancies for Wiltshire, Hampshire and Isle of Wight (Family)

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  23. New recruitment document published - June 2019

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