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Office Stranraer
Procurator Fiscal Mr Fraser Gibson
Address Procurator Fiscal's Office
Sheriff Court
Lewis Street
Email Address
Opening Times Mon - Thurs 8.45am-5pm, Fri 8.45am-4.30pm
Additional Information

For more information or to request additional arrangements to suit your needs, please contact our reception or Office Manager:
Tel: 0300 020 3000
Fax: 0300 020 3265
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 on parking for disabled drivers please contact the Office Manager.

Approach to Main Entrance: Some assistance may be required. There is one step approximately 3.5 inches deep up to the main entrance. Door Width: Outside door measures approximately 1 metre.

Approach to Reception Area: The reception is on the right hand side as you come in the door.

Low level counter: Yes

There is seating available in our reception area. Please ask if you need extra assistance.

Approach to Interview / Conference Rooms: Our interview room is accessible through reception.

Audible emergency alarms: Loud shrill siren

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 the Office Manager.

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 System that can be used in our reception area – we don't have portable one that can be used in other rooms.

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. Please contact our Office Manager.

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

Public Toilets: There are no public or wheelchair accessible toilets in this office. The nearest public and wheelchair accessible toilets are in Hanover Square Car Park (approximately 500 metres) and Port Rodie (approximately 1000 metres)

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

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