Ministry of Justice

Proposed closure of Minehead Magistrates’ Court

Reference Number : CP36/09

Status: Closed - with response

Open date: 13 October 2009

Close date: 05 January 2010

Responses published: 18 March 2010

A consultation on a proposal to close Minehead Magistrates' Court.

Consultation paper


There were 14 responses to the consultation. We examined our proposal, and concluded that it remains the best option to ensure good, cost-effective court services for our users.