THE ELIZABETH MUNICIPAL COURT IS LOCATED AT
ALL TRAFFIC AND CRIMINAL MATTERS WILL PROCEED AT THIS LOCATION ONLY, INCLUDING IN PERSON PAYMENTS, INQUIRIES, ETC.
THE ELIZABETH MUNICIPAL COURT WILL BE CLOSED ON THE FOLLOWING HOLIDAYS OBSERVED BY THE CITY OF ELIZABETH
JANUARY 17, 2022
FEBRUARY 11, 2022
FEBRUARY 21, 2022
APRIL 15, 2022
MAY 30, 2022
JUNE 20, 2022
JULY 1, 2022
JULY 4, 2022
SEPTEMBER 5, 2022
OCTOBER 10, 2022
NOVEMBER 8, 11, 24 & 25
DECEMBER 26, 2022
Make checks and money orders payable to Elizabeth Municipal Court. Payments are accepted at the window and in the mail. Cash payments are only taken at the windows, please do not send cash in the mail. Credit card payments can be made in person at windows or through the internet at New Jersey Courts.
If payment is over $500, all checks must be certified. No personal checks will be taken.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or at (908) 558-6800 to provide your full name, e-mail address, and cell phone number as soon as possible so they may schedule you for a virtual court session.
New Online Municipal Case Resolution - No Court Appearance Required!
Elizabeth Municipal Court now offers online tickets review to dispute certain moving violations through the ONLINE MUNICIPAL CASE RESOLUTION SYSTEM. By having a moving violation reviewed online, it is not necessary to make any court appearance. Simply visit njmcdirect.com and enter your ticket information to see if your offense is eligible, and select the option for Case Dispute. Eligible traffic tickets will be reviewed by a prosecutor and you will be notified with his recommendation. To see if you are eligible to have your matter reviewed online, please visit njmcdirect.com.
If your matter is not eligible for online ticket review, you can still request to have certain tickets heard in the Elizabeth Virtual Municipal Court.