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

Justice Court

 PLEASE REMEMBER TO ABIDE BY SOCIAL DISTANCING GUIDELINES AND WEAR YOUR PPE !

PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT AS OF DECEMBER 9, 2020, THE COURT WILL NOT BE HEARING ANY CASES IN PERSON.  CASES WILL BE HEARD VIRTUALLY AND/OR TELEPHONICALLY.  PLEASE CONTACT THE COURT TO PROVIDE US WITH YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS AND TELEPHONE NUMBER SO THAT WE CAN ARRANGE TO HAVE YOUR CASE HEARD EITHER VIRTUALLY OR TELEPHONICALLY.

OUR EMAIL ADDRESSS IS – COURT@RAMAPO.ORG

OUR PHONE NUMBER IS – 845-357-5100 X239

OUR FAX NUMBER IS – 845-369-3424

 

THE JUSTICE COURT CLERK’S OFFICE IS OPEN BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.  PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT ALL FILING AND PAYMENT MATTERS MAY BE HANDLED BY MAIL, PHONE OR ONLINE.  PLEASE CALL 845-357-5100 X239 TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

Hon. Rhoda Schoenberger

Hon. David Fried

Janice Eilbaum

Chief Court Clerk
(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

 

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.

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. 

 

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