Municipal Court

Responsibilities


The Municipal Court has original jurisdiction over all:
  • Motor vehicle matters
  • Disorderly person complaints
  • Fish and game violations
  • Weights and measure complaints
  • Local ordinance violations
Domestic violence matters and restraining orders often are initiated in the Municipal Court, where the Judge is on call 24 hours a day.

Payments


Many motor vehicle violations, unless serious, can be paid directly through the Municipal Court Violations Bureau at 360 Route 202 or online at NJMCdirect, the New Jersey Municipal Courts website.