Coventry railway station is 0.4 mile from the Assessment Centre: leave the station via the main exit / entrance, turn right out of Station Square onto Park Road. Turn left into Manor Road. Cross bridge over the ring road onto Friars Road, continue along, before taking a right before the multi-storey car park onto Cheylesmore – Cofa Court is on the right-hand side.
From the M6 take the A444 to Coventry and follow the signs to the city centre. This will take you to Coventry Ring Road. Leave at Junction 5 on the ring road, follow the road into the city centre and bear first left.
If approaching from Junction 6, stay left, then take the first left sign-posted for city centre into New Union Street. Go through one set of traffic lights, then turn left into Friars Road. Take the next left after the multi-storey car part onto Cheylesmore.
If approaching from Junction 4, take the fourth exit into city centre.
N.B.: The multi-storey car park opposite Cofa Court is closed. There is limited metered street parking. The nearest car parks are Manor Road, Salt Lane or the Barracks NCP.
Leave Pool Meadow Bus Station via the main exit, cross the road to Sainsbury’s and catch the number 21 bus to Little Park Street Police Station (see map). Cross the road to the multi-storey car park on the corner of New Union Street and Friars Road. Walk down Friars Road and take the first left onto Cheylesmore – Cofa Court is on the right-hand side opposite the entrance to the multi-storey car park.
Notes from this Centre
Please note that the Assessment Centre is located in the same building as the Jobcentre Plus, however it does have a separate entrance.
Please also note that this Assessment Centre is located on the 1st floor. The Assessment Centre can be accessed by lift but if an emergency evacuation of the building is required such as a fire alarm, the lift cannot be used. There are 27 steps to the ground floor. If you think that you would have difficulty going down the stairs in the event of an emergency or would need assistance from another person, please ring the Appointments Helpdesk number on your appointment letter at least two days before your appointment date so we can ensure that we provide support for you on the day.