Court

FAQs

Is my ticket payable?
Yes, if it is not marked "Court Appearance required", and the payment amount can be found on the Statewide Violations Bureau Schedule.

Why do I have to get a new court date, when I have one on my speeding violation summons?
The date shown on your summons is your payment date.

If I pay my ticket, how many points will I get on my license?
Please refer to the MVC Point Schedule on our website.

How much is my fine?
Please refer to the Statewide Violations Bureau Schedule or the back of your summons.

Can I pay my fines over the telephone?
No, but you can pay online @ NJMCDIRECT.COM, in person or mail in your payment.

Do you have an interpreter?
A Spanish interpreter is always available during court sessions. If you need another language, you should notify the court staff prior to your court appearance.

Will I need a lawyer?
The court staff cannot offer legal advice. Depending on the offense you may want to consult an attorney.

How can I apply for a Public Defender?
You can only apply for a Public Defender in court. The Judge will determine if you are eligible according to the offense and your income. Public Defender fee: $200.00

What should I do if I do not have my complaint or summons number?
Be prepared to give the court staff member your driver's license number so they can assist you.

 

Address-Court

1 Jockish Square 2nd Floor
Paramus, NJ 07652
(201) 265-2100 Ext: 2320
(201) 265-6428 FAX


Court Administrator
Cynthia Holmes
(201) 265-2100 Ext: 2320
cholmes@paramusborough.org


Paramus Judges
Hon. Richard Conte
Hon. Joseph Mecca, Jr.

Maywood Judge
Hon. George Savino

Oradell Judge
Hon. Richard J. Conte, J.M.C