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Applying for the CCRC to review a case
Anyone can apply if they believe they have been wrongly convicted of a criminal offence or wrongly sentenced in a criminal court in England, Wales, or Northern Ireland. Before you apply, we strongly recommend that you read about the CCRC’s application process. This will help you to understand how we work and how to make the best application possible.
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In 2022, the CCRC’s head offices moved to the new government hub at 23 Stephenson Street, Birmingham

Write to us

23 Stephenson Street
B2 4BH

The CCRC’s head office is based in Birmingham


Local rate telephone 0300 456 2669 (calls to this number from anywhere in the UK are charged as local rate calls)

Switchboard: 0121 233 1473


Media enquiries

Contact External Affairs at or on 0121 232 0900.

Please note this is for journalists only and will divert to voicemail if calls are not answered within 90 seconds.

Please use the switchboard number for all other enquiries and your call will be directed to the right person or team.

DX (Document Exchange)

Our DX address (a mail system often used by solicitors): DX: 715466 Birmingham 41

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