Court is held at 5 Route 31 Jordan, NY on most Mondays at 5:00 PM except on holidays.
The Town of Elbridge Court presides over misdemeanor, vehicle, and traffic matters, other violations of the law and has preliminary jurisdiction over felony matters. In addition, the civil jurisdiction extends to disputes involving less than $3000 and includes a small claims part where litigants may appear without attorneys to seek resolution of civil claims involving less than $3000. Summary proceedings involving landlord/tenant matters are governed by statute and may include rental claims or any amount.
Fines may be paid during office hours at the Court Clerk's Office. Payment is by money order, cash, or credit card (Visa/MasterCard) only - Personal checks are not accepted. Credit card payments are not accepted by phone; they must be made in person so a signature can be obtained. Effective immediately a 2.99% fee is added to all credit card transactions.
• The Town of Elbridge Court does not accept email transmissions.
• The Court staff is not permitted to give legal advice.
In the Town and Village Courts, as in the state paid courts, each phase has added additional matters which can be handled by the courts. The return to in person operations has been measured and deliberate, allowing for pull backs if the virus progresses. The following is a bullet point list of all matters that can be handled by Town and Village Courts beginning in Phase IV. Matters which were permitted in Phase I-III are included so that this list is an exhaustive list of everything that can be handled.
Vehicle and Traffic Matters: