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Lambeth Register Office

Lambeth Town Hall, Brixton Hill, Brixton, London, SW2 1RW

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Location

  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest National Rail station is Brixton.
  • The nearest underground station is Brixton.

Introduction

Opening Times

  • Monday 09:00 - 16:00.
  • Tuesday 09:00 - 16:00.
  • Wednesday 09:00 - 16:00.
  • Thursday 09:00 - 16:00.
  • Friday 09:00 - 16:00.
  • Saturday Closed.
  • Sunday Closed.
  • Comments View
    • The register office is open at weekends and bank holidays by appointment only.
    • The office is closed on the first Wednesday morning of each month, opening at 13:00.

Parking

  • The venue does not have its own car park.
  • Public Car Parks View
    • There is not a car park for public use within 200m (approx).
  • On Street Parking and Drop-off Details View
    • On street marked Blue Badge bays are available.
    • The dimensions of the marked Blue Badge bays are 360cm x 657cm (11ft 10in x 21ft 7in).
    • On street Blue Badge parking is located on Buckner Road, at the rear of the venue.
    • Clearly signed and / or standard marked parking bays are not available.
    • There is not a designated drop off point.
  • Comments View
    • There are 5 Blue Badge bays available on Buckner Road which serve the Town Hall and Civic Centre.
    • These are access controlled by automated bollards from the entrance on Acre Lane.

Buckner Road and Town Hall Courtyard

  • Lambeth Town Hall and the Civic Centre are connected by Buckner Road and a courtyard at the rear of the two buildings.
  • There is vehicle access for Blue Badge holders and for deliveries into Buckner Road from Acre Lane.
  • Access is controlled by an intercom and automated bollards.
  • This is a one-way route which is also used by staff cyclists using the cycle store in the area.
  • Buckner Street is set out as a shared surface with level block paving throughout.
  • There is street lighting and there are some street trees and public cycle racks on the right as you approach the Civic Centre from Acre Lane.
  • The entrance to the Town Hall courtyard is to the left off this area.
  • There is a wide open gateway into this area, which is pedestrianised.
  • There is a path immediately to the right after the gateway which connects with Brixton Hill.
  • Ahead, a hedge with fencing to the left, and rows of trees to the right mark the route towards the Town Hall.
  • The first building on the right is the Register Office.
  • The entrance to the Town Hall is directly ahead at the end of the courtyard.
  • There is an entrance to the Assembly Room on the left.
  • The courtyard has some seating without arm rests which can be rearranged.

Shared Section (Level Change (Access to the Courtyard From Brixton Hill))

Outside Access (Main Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located in the central courtyard.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main door(s) open(s) automatically (away from you).
  • The door(s) is / are single.
  • The width of the door opening is 100cm (3ft 3in).

Reception

  • The desk/counter is 3m (3yd 10in) from the main entrance.
  • There is level access to the desk/counter from the entrance.
  • The desk/counter is low (76cm or lower).
  • The lighting levels are bright.
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.

Inside Access

  • There is level access to the service(s).
  • There is a hearing assistance system.
  • The system is a portable loop.
  • Staff are trained to use the system.
  • This venue does not play background music.
  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
  • The lighting levels are bright.

Changing Places

  • A changing places facility is available in the adjoining Town Hall.

Accessible Toilet

  • The nearest accessible toilet facilities are located within the adjoining Town Hall building.

Standard Toilet(s)

  • Availability and Location of Standard Toilets View
    • Standard toilet facilities are available.
  • Access to Standard Female Toilet(s) View
    • The female toilet facilities that were surveyed are located off the corridor between the Register Office and the Town Hall.
    • The female toilet(s) is/are approximately 24m (26yd 9in) from the main entrance.
    • Inside the venue, there is level access to the female toilet(s).
    • Lighting levels are bright.
  • Access to Standard Male Toilet(s) View
    • The male toilet facilities that were surveyed are located off the corridor between the Register Office and the Town Hall.
    • The male toilet(s) is/are approximately 45m (49yd 8in) from the main entrance.
    • Inside the venue, there is level access to the male toilet(s).
    • Lighting levels are bright.
  • Baby Change Facilities View
    • Baby change facilities are located within the venue.
    • Baby change facilities are located in the standrd female toilets.
    • The height of the baby change table once extended is 89cm (2ft 11in).
    • Inside the venue, there is level access to the baby change facility.

Additional Info

  • Staff do not receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • A bowl of water cannot be provided for an assistance dog.