Manchester South Coroner Service

Her Majesty’s Coroner holds office under the Crown and is an independent judicial officer for the jurisdiction of Stockport, Trafford and Tameside.

About us

The Manchester South Coroner’s office is open from Monday to Thursday, 8.30am to 4.30pm and Friday 8.30am to 4pm. Phone lines close daily at 4pm. The office is not open on Bank Holidays.

The Coroners for Manchester South are;

  • Ms A Mutch, Senior Coroner
  • Mr C Morris, Area Coroner

We also have a number of Assistant Coroners who assist us when required.

You can read more information on the Coroner Services on the GOV UK website.

Upcoming inquests

Upcoming Court Hearings including Inquest Openings, Pre Inquest Review Hearings and final Inquest Hearings.

Court Listings for week starting 8 August 2022 (PDF 107kb)

Please note that the dates and times are correct at time of publication, if an Inquest is withdrawn at short notice it may not appear on the online diary, if you have any queries regarding a hearing please contact the office to confirm.

Getting to the Coroner's Court

The Coroner’s Court is located on the A6 close to Stockport Town Centre and is next to the Town Hall adjacent to the Stockport Art Museum.

Car – The Court is located a few minutes off the M60 motorway, please use post code SK1 3XE if using a satnav. PLEASE NOTE – there are no parking facilities at the Court, there is on street metered, parking around the Court but this is limited. There are a number of public car parks nearby.

If you require a disabled parking place please contact the office.

Train – Stockport train station is situated close to the Court, approximately a 10 minute walk away.

Bus – There are many local bus services which stop outside of the court on Wellington Road South.


Our facilities

  • The Court has a communal waiting area, toilets including a toilet for people with disabilities
  • There is a loop system available in the Court
  • Smoking is not permitted in the Court building
  • Guide and assistance dogs are permitted within the Court

Contact details


Coroner's Court
1 Mount Tabor Street
(For Sat Navs please use SK1 3XE)

0161 474 3993

Please note the phone lines are open Monday to Friday from 8:30am to midday and from 1pm to 4pm

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