Find Your Assessment Centre

Chester

Ground floor, 1-2 Grosvenor Court, Foregate Street, Chester, CH1 1HG

Directions

Train

The walk to Assessment Centre from station is approximately 5 minutes uphill. Leave the railway station and walk up City Road with the Queen Hotel on your left hand side. At the top of City Road Grosvenor Court is the building in front of you IN the roundabout (use subway). The Assessment Centre has its front door on the outside of the courtyard. It is opposite the Summer Palace restaurant and Subway sandwich shop. Walk up the wheelchair ramp to the front door and ring the doorbell.

Car

As parking is very difficult in Chester city centre we advise clients to use the “park and ride” systems outside the city centre. If you choose to drive in enter the city via Hoole Road continue over the railway bridge and on to the roundabout with Mecca Bingo on it. Here, turn left over the canal with the Steam Mill Hotel on your left as you approach the traffic lights. At the next roundabout you are looking at the building the Assessment Centre is in. The assessment centre is opposite the Summer Palace restaurant and Subway sandwich shop.

There are 2 short term car parks near the Assessment Centre (parking for 1 hour only).

One short term car park is in York Street (behind Argos). To access York Street go around Grosvenor Court roundabout and before the canal bridge turn left into York Street – Walk to the AC 1 min, use the alley leading to Foregate Street then use the subway to the Assessment Centre.

Alternatively there is another short term car park situated in City Road.

Bus

From the A51 Broughton/Vicars Cross area there is a bus stop opposite the Assessment Centre.

From Ellesmere Port / Liverpool Road area buses stops at the  Town Hall – walk down Northgate street to Foregate street and turn left. Walk past the Grosvenor Hotel then under Eastgate Clock, past Marks and Spencer, Boots and Argos. The Assessment Centre is situated in the roundabout opposite the Summer Palace restaurant and Subway sandwich shop. The subway near Argos brings you to the front door. Use the wheelchair ramp to the door and ring the door bell.

Notes from this Centre

The Assessment Centre is situated in the roundabout opposite the Summer Palace restaurant and Subway sandwich shop.

This is a ground floor assessment facility.  

You can be dropped off at the barrier to the car park and walk to the left to the front door of the Assessment Centre.

There is a metal ramp to the door and a black buzzer. Please push buzzer and wait to gain entry.