Find Your Assessment Centre


Park Tower, Stockton Street, Hartlepool, TS24 7PT



Come out of the train station and turn right. Cross over the zebra crossing and bear right past HSBC and The Ward Jackson. Cross over the road and head towards the Art Gallery, turn left towards Hartlepool College once you reach the main road (A689). Walk for approximately 5 minutes then cross over the lights. Park Tower is on the corner opposite the College and Fire Station. This walk should take, on average, less than 10 minutes.


A19 – Southbound – take A179/Hartlepool and follow signs for town centre and Marina Way. After approximately eight miles/eighteen minutes, merge on to A689. Park Tower is opposite Fire Station after Hartlepool College.

A19 – Northbound – take A689 and follow signs for Hartlepool. Park Tower is opposite Fire Station after Hartlepool College.

If being dropped off, turn right on to Park Road and first left in to the private car park. The nearest parking is at Middelton Grange Shopping Centre (further up Park Road) which operates a pay and display policy. This is approximately two minutes walk from the Assessment Centre. There is no on-site parking.


Alight at Yates Pub in Hartlepool (Victoria Road). Walk straight down the road towards Hartlepool Civic Centre. At the end of the road (Wilkinson’s shop) cross straight over the traffic lights. Turn right and walk for around five minutes (pass Hartlepool College) then cross at the lights to get to Park Tower (opposite Fire Station). This walk, on average, should take less than 10 minutes.

Notes from this Centre

The Assessment Centre is situated on the ground floor of Park Tower building (locally known as the Old Coop Building). It is on corner opposite Hartlepool College and Fire Station. It is next door to Cameron’s Brewery.