Find Your Assessment Centre

Shrewsbury

Whitehall, Monkmoor Road, Shrewsbury, SY2 5AP

Directions

Rail

On leaving Shrewsbury Railway station turn left at Castle Gates then left at St. Marys into Dogpole. Turn left at the crossing and go down Wyle Cop. Cross over the English Bridge going past the Abbey Church to the traffic lights, take a left at the lights into Monkmoor Road. The Assessment Centre is 200 yards on the right at the back of the Dept of Works and Pensions office.

Car

From Ludlow direction  (A49) – head towards Telford on the A5. Turn left at the island onto the A5064 and go towards Shrewsbury (London Road). From the next island take the 3rd exit towards the town centre. At the first set of traffic lights take the right hand lane and turn right into Monkmoor Road. The Assessment Centre is 100 yards on your right hand side.

From Telford direction (A5) – at the first island turn left and stay on the A5 until the next island. Take the 4th exit and head towards Shrewsbury (A5064) on the London Road. From the next island take the 3rd exit towards the town centre. At the first set of traffic lights take the right hand lane and turn right into Monkmoor Road. The Assessment Centre  is 100 yards on your right hand side.

From Pontesbury Hanwood direction (A488) – turn right onto the A5 and go over the A49 “Bayleys island”. Turn left onto the A5064 and take the 2nd exit. Head towards Shrewsbury (London Road). From the next island take the 3rd exit towards the town centre. At the first set of traffic lights take the right hand lane and turn right into Monkmoor Road. The assessment centre is 100 yards on your right hand side.

From Market Drayton / Baschurch direction (A49 & A53 – at the first island take the A49 bypass towards Telford. Go over the next island towards Telford and turn right at the next island onto the A5. Stay on the A5 until the next island. Take the 4th exit and head towards Shrewsbury (A5064) on the London Road. From the next island take the 3rd exit towards the town centre. At the first set of traffic lights take the right hand lane and turn right into Monkmoor Road. The Assessment Centre is 100 yards on your right hand side.

The nearest car park can be found directly opposite the Assessment Centre.

Bus

From Shrewsbury bus station a number S1 or S11 will travel up Monkmoor Road, ask the driver for the Whitehall stop. If walking from the bus station go through the indoor shopping centre into Castle Gates. From Castle Gates turn left then left at St. Marys into Dogpole. Turn left at the crossing and go down Wyle Cop. Cross over the English Bridge past Abbey Church to traffic lights. Take a left at the lights into Monkmoor Road. The Assessment Centre is 200 yards on the right at the back of the Dept of Works and Pensions office.

Notes from this Centre

The assessment centre is located on the ground floor.

The assessment centre is located behind the red brick/glass building in Whitehall and is fully accessible by wheelchair.