Guidance: Magistrate advisory committee recruitment information

Hm Courts Tribunals Service

August 1
07:00 2020

Magistrates recruitment information by area

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  • Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire (Criminal & Family)
  • Cleveland, County Durham and Darlington (Criminal & Family)
  • Cumbria (Criminal & Family)
  • Essex and Cambridgeshire (Criminal & Family)
  • Humber and South Yorkshire (Criminal & Family)
  • Kent (Criminal & Family)
  • Lancashire (Criminal)
  • London South East and North East (Criminal)
  • Norfolk and Suffolk (Criminal & Family)
  • Northumbria (Criminal & Family)
  • Surrey and Sussex (Criminal & Family)
  • Wales (Criminal & Family)
  • Yorkshire, North and West (Criminal & Family)
Published 3 October 2013
Last updated 1 August 2020 +show all updates
  1. Recruitment closed: Merseyside (Criminal & Family); Staffordshire (Family).

  2. Staffordshire recruitment extended to 20 July 2020 by 12 noon.

  3. Updates to recruitment document: Areas open: Kent; Cambridgeshire & Essex; Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire; Norfolk and Suffolk and Surrey and Sussex. Merseyside Criminal and Family. Recruitment open in Wales.Recruitment closed: West Mercia and Staffordshire (Family).

  4. Update to areas currently recruiting magistrates. Recruitment open: Cumbria (Criminal & Family)

  5. Update to areas currently recruiting magistrates. Recruitment now open: Cumbria (Criminal); Northumbria (Criminal and Family); West Mercia and Staffordshire (Family). Recruitment now closed: Birmingham, Solihull, Black Country, Coventry & Warwickshire (Family).

  6. 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).

  7. Update to recruitment document and list of areas with vacancies

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  9. Update to recruitment document and current vacancies

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