The Business and Property Courts (B&PCs) in Manchester

The Business & Property Courts in Manchester combine and co-ordinate the specialist civil jurisdictions of the High Court and County Court at Manchester, to provide a shared judicial and administrative resource dedicated to the efficient and effective handing of commercial and property related litigation in the North.

The main specialist civil jurisdictions operating in the Business and Property Courts in Manchester are the Circuit Commercial Court, the Business List, the Technology and Construction Court, the Insolvency and Companies Court, and the Property, Trusts and Probate List, but there is scope for cases in the other Business and Property Courts lists to be case managed and/or heard in Manchester, in accordance with the Business and Property Courts Practice Direction.