Municipal Court

Municipal Court Update & Helpful Links:
Municipal Court sessions will now be conducted virtually/remotely to minimize exposure to COVID-19. Accordingly, all complainants, defendants, attorneys, victims are to contact the municipal court via email at theresa.ernest@njcourts.gov or at (201) 825-0988 to provide your full name,
e-mail address, and cell phone number within seven days of a court notice.



Court Sessions

Court sessions are normally held on the second and fourth Tuesday of every month at 5:00 p.m.

Matters Heard by Municipal Court


The following matters are heard in Municipal Court:
  • Borough ordinance violations
  • Criminal matters
  • Traffic and parking summons
Small claim matters are not heard in this court.

Pay Traffic Tickets


Payment of fines for traffic tickets may be made online at NJMCdirect.