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Municipal Court
1618 Springfield Avenue
Maplewood Township, NJ 07040

(973) 762-2839
(973) 762-9367 Fax

9:00 am - 3:30 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm via phone
Late Hours Tuesday 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Court Sessions: (Excluding Holidays)
Maplewood: Thursdays 11:00 am & 1:00 pm
South Orange: Mondays 11:00 am & Tuesdays 2:00 pm

Filing Complaints Accepted:
9:00 am to 3:00 pm (excluding during sessions hours above)



As the local branch of the judiciary, the Maplewood Municipal Court is committed to resolving all disputes that occur within our Township, while upholding the laws of the Constitution of the United States. The Court strives to accomplish the Administrative Office of the Court’s (AOC) four core values, with sensitivity to our diverse community:

  • Independence

  • Integrity

  • Fairness

  • Quality Service


Local Violations Bureau Schedule

Statewide Violations Bureau Schedule

Your Day in Court (English)

Your Day in Court (Spanish)

NJMC Direct - Pay Tickets Online

ADA Accommodation

NJ Motor Vehicle Commission-Restoration / Points System

Municipal Court Mediation


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