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Canterbury (Chaucer Road)

Nutwood House, Chaucer Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1ZZ




Canterbury East station (served by Southeastern trains from Chatham and Dover Priory) and Canterbury West station (served by Southeastern trains from Ashford International and Margate) are both approximately one mile from Nutwood House.


For more details, call National Rail Enquiries on 03457 484950 or visit



The Assessment Centre is located near Canterbury Law Courts and opposite the council offices. There is a free car park outside the assessment centre, accessed from Chaucer Road; press the intercom button at the car park barrier to gain entry.


From Faversham (A2) turn right onto the ring road and at the fourth roundabout take the exit signed Council Offices.


From Ashford (A28) turn right at the roundabout onto the ring road, go straight on and at the third roundabout follow the sign for Council Offices.


From Dover (A2 / A2050) turn right at the roundabout by the Odeon Cinema onto the ring road. At the next roundabout follow the sign for Council Offices.


From Margate (A28) head straight on at the ASDA roundabout, turn left at the next roundabout (using the slip road) and left again at the next roundabout towards Council Offices.


There are 4 parking spaces.



Buses from the Sturry Road Park and Ride call outside the council offices in Military Road (alight at the Civic Centre bus stop). The 649 service runs to the Law courts from St. George’s Lane in the city centre. Alternatively, a number of routes call at St. Thomas’ School in Military Road, a half a mile walk from the Assessment Centre.


For details of services, call Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit

Notes from this Centre

This is a ground floor assessment facility.


On arrival, the external door will open automatically. Press the intercom button in the lobby to speak to a member of staff and gain entry to the waiting room.