Accessibility |

COPFS

Elgin

Office Elgin
Procurator Fiscal Mr Andy Shanks
Address Procurator Fiscal's Office
48 South Street
Elgin
Moray
IV30 1JX
Email Address PFElgin@copfs.gsi.gov.uk
Opening Times Mon-Thurs 8:45am – 5pm, Fri 8:45am - 4:45pm
Additional Information
For more information or to request additional arrangements to suit your needs, please contact our reception or Office Manager.

Tel: 01224 578983
Fax: 01224 578986
Textphone Prefix: 18001

If you are a wheelchair user or have restricted mobility

Parking facilities: There are no private parking facilities at this office. Road-side parking is subject to availability and local restrictions. The nearest drop kerb is approximately 20 metres from the office entrance.

To request advice about parking for disabled drivers please contact our Office Manager.

Approach to Main Entrance:

The front door of the office is accessed from the main street and is accessible for wheelchair use. Door Width: 90 cm

Approach to Reception Area: Reception is accessed from the main street and is accessible for wheelchair use.

Low level counter: There is a low level counter in reception

Approach to Interview / Conference Rooms: Interview rooms are located on the ground floor and also accessible for wheelchair use

Seating at entrance or reception area: There is seating available in our reception area.

Audible emergency alarms: continuous loud ring

Our staff have a responsibility to ensure that they accompany any visitors during an emergency evacuation to the muster point designated in local Fire Evacuation Plans. Visitors must not be left unattended and should be accompanied at all times during an emergency evacuation until the all clear is given for re-entry to the building. Where appropriate a suitable emergency evacuation plan will be in place to ensure safe evacuation of disabled persons during an emergency situation.

Please advise the local Office Manager if you have any special requirements.

If you have a visual impairment

Colour definition: Where possible, our office uses colour definition to indicate changes in floor levels, doors, steps/stairs and emergency signs.

Written documents: We will try to make information available in a suitable format to meet your particular needs. To request correspondence and/or documents in your preferred accessible format, please contact us.

Our office welcomes guide dogs: The dog's comfort is your responsibility but we will provide a bowl of water on request.

If you have a hearing impairment

Hearing Aid Users: We have a mobile Hearing Induction Loop that can be used in our reception area, interview rooms or conference room.

Lip Readers: Our staff are issued with good-practice guidance and we will make efforts to provide adequate lighting in any interview space to suit your needs.

Access to Sign Language interpreter: If you need us to have an interpreter available, you must let us know as soon as possible, so that we have enough time to arrange this.

Textphone users: You can access our services by calling through the RNID Typetalk service using the prefix 18001. There are no public textphones in this office.

Emergency alarms: There are currently no visual or personal alarm systems in this office. Please advise our staff of your needs.

Accessible toilet and comfort facilities

There is a disabled toilet at ground floor level

Wheelchair-accessible toilets: There is a disabled toilet at ground floor level. Door Width: approximately 89cm

Access to refreshments: There are no public canteen or vending machine facilities in the building.

Please advise the local Office Manager if you have any special requirements.

Location Map