Town of Ramapo, New York
Questions? call: 845-357-5100

Justice Court

DUE TO THE CURRENT PANDEMIC, MANY JUSTICE COURT MATTERS HAVE BEEN ADJOURNED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. LETTERS WILL BE MAILED ADVISING OF NEW DATES.

Justice Court Clerk
Janice Eilbaum
(845)-357-5100 ext. 239
eilbaumj@ramapo-ny.gov

For general inquiries, please email court@ramapo.org

COURT HOURS:

MON
12:00 pm - CIVIL
Various Monday evenings. Please call the court for dates and times.
TUES
1:00 pm - CRIMINAL
WED
9:00 am - TRAFFIC
1:00 pm - CIVIL
THURS
9:30 am - CRIMINAL
11:30 am - TRAFFIC

 

Justice Court fines and suspension lift fees may be paid either at the Justice Court window, by telephone or online.  Please review the information in the box on the right prior to making your payment.

 

TRAFFIC:

SUSPENSION LIFT FEES:

PAYMENT OF SUSPENSION LIFT FEES WILL BE PROCESSED ON THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY.  DMV WILL BE NOTIFIED THAT THE SUSPENSION SHOULD BE LIFTED ONCE THE FEES ARE PROCESSED.  PLEASE BE AWARE THAT IT COULD TAKE 72 HOURS, OR MORE, FOR DMV TO PROCESS THE SUSPENSION LIFT NOTIFICATION.  IT WILL ALWAYS BE FASTER TO PAY SUSPENSION LIFT FEES IN PERSON AT THE JUSTICE COURT WINDOW. 

 

SMALL CLAIMS:

Small Claims matters are lawsuits where the Plaintiff is seeking money damages in an amount up to $3,000.00.

The Town of Ramapo Justice Court hears Small Claims matters on the Civil court dates listed above.

Information and guidelines for Small Claims matters can be found at:

nycourts.gov/courthelp//pdfs/SmallClaimsHandbook.pdf.

 

If you would like to start a Small Claims matter, you must complete the Complaint Form and Small Claims Information Form. Information about next steps are contained on the Small Claims Information Form.

Please call the Justice Court at 845-357-5100 x245 with any questions about Small Claims matters