Canterbury PIP Consultation Centre

Wincheap Industrial Estate, Cow Lane, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 3RR

Map & Directions

  • By Car

    A2 from Dover

    From Dover, turn off at the exit which says Wincheap Park and Ride. Turn right up the slip road. Pass through the traffic lights. Take the 1st left into  Cow Lane, and the centre will be on the left.

    A2 from Faversham

    Turn off onto the A2050 and follow this through Canterbury heading towards the A28 towards Ashford.

    On Wincheap Road take the 3rd exit into Cow Lane.

    The centre will be on the left.

    From the A28

    Follow signs for Wincheap Park & Ride. From Ashford, continue on Wincheap Road (by Morrisons).

    Take the 1st left onto Cow Lane. The centre will be on your left.

    From Canterbury town centre

    Head towards Ashford. Go through the roundabout onto  Wincheap Road.

    Take the 3rd right turn onto  Cow Lane. The centre will be on your left.

    For more detailed driving instructions, we recommend using an online route planner.

    For help in planning your journey door-to-door, go to or call 0871 200 22 33.

  • By Bus

    From Canterbury Bus Station (Bay B5), take the number 1/1A/1X bus towards Ashford, and get off at Wincheap, Hollow lane stop. Cross the road and then go approximately 0.2 miles to Cow Lane. The centre is a short distance along on your left hand side.
  • Buses 1/1A/1X are normally wheelchair accessible.
  • By Train

    Canterbury East Station is approximately 0.6 miles away 
  • As there are no direct connections to the centre we recommend taking a taxi from outside the station. Please contact Customer Services before you travel to ensure that your taxi fare will be reimbursed. 
  • For details of station services and facilities go to

Useful Information

Consultation centre opens: 8.30am

When you arrive

Please remember to bring two forms of ID and your appointment letter with you.

To enter the centre, please press the buzzer outside the entrance. One of our coordinators will open the door for you.

Other helpful info

The centre has step-free access.

There is an accessible toilet available.


The only available parking on-site is two disabled parkings bays outside the building entrance.

There is a pay and display car park on the opposite side of the road, on the corner of  Wincheap Road and Cow Lane.