Catterick Racecourse | Accessibility


At Catterick Racecourse, we are committed to providing all customers with the opportunity to enjoy a wonderful experience with each visit. Our racecourse office team can be reached on 01748 811478 and are available to answer any questions you may have in advance about your raceday.

Additionally, should you require a personal assistant or carer in order to visit the racecourse, you are entitled to apply for one complimentary admission ticket for a nominated individual.

Complimentary personal assistant tickets can be booked in advance, either by telephone [01748 811478] or email []. Alternatively, personal assistance tickets can be obtained at the entrances on the day by showing the required supporting documentation. 

The eligibility criteria for complimentary personal assistant admission are regularly reviewed and the racecourse reserves the right to update them from time to time. Currently, those who receive one of the following benefits are eligible to apply for a free personal assistant ticket:

  • Disability Living Allowance (DLA)
  • Attendance Allowance (AA)
  • Personal Independence Payment (PIP)
  • Armed Forces Independence Payment (AFIP)

Additionally, people who are Registered Blind are also eligible.

Please be aware you may be required to show proof of elegibility when applying for your complimentary personal assistant ticket. Please click here to read our Personal Assistant Ticket Terms & Conditions.

Please click here to view our Accessibility Guide.


Grandstand and Paddock Enclosure

The majority of outside areas are tarmacked, and there is a raised viewing platform just past the finishing post and by the Parade Ring/Winner's Enclosure. The main restaurant, self-service cafeteria, Gods Solution Bar, Paddock Bar and Tote Bars are all have level access. Access to the first floor Champions Bar and Hospitality suites is via a lift found in the Gods Solution Bar.

Accessible toilets are found in the Winning Streak Restaurant, Gods Solution Bar and next to the Weighing Room.

Course Enclosure

Much of this enclosure is on grass although there is a tarmacked area outside the Course Enclosure Bar and Café, and level access is provided to it. Accessible toilet facilities are available within this enclosure.


Accessible parking is provided immediately adjacent to the south entrance for those using the Grandstand and Paddock Enclosure, and in the centre of the race track for those wishing to use the Course Enclosure.

Note: The racecourse does not provide ambulatory aids and parking is subject to availability.

All accessible facilities are highlighted on the racecourse map below. For further accessibility information please contact the racecourse office.

Racecourse map

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