Scotch Plains Municipal Court
430 Park Avenue Map
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
(908) 322-6700 ext. 216; ext. 215
Fax: (908) 322-0680
Virtual Court Sessions (Until Further Notice)
Hon. Kelly A. Waters - Judge
Martha Marino - Certified Court Administrator
Eric Bernstein & Assoc. LLC - Prosecutor
David Littman - Public Defender
Violation Bureau Hours:
Monday through Friday 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Citizen Complaints will be taken
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Fridays
9:00 am- 3:00pm
January 6 (PD), 13 and 27 (All times at 9 a.m.)
February 3 (PD), 10 and 24 (All times at 9 a.m.)
March 3 (PD), 10 and 25 (All times at 9 a.m.)
April 7 (PD), 14 and 28 (All times at 9 a.m.)
May 5 (PD), 12 and 26 (All times at 9 a.m.)
June 2 (PD), 16 and 23 (All times at 9 a.m.)
July 14 (PD), 21 and 28 (All times at 9 a.m.)
August 4 (PD), 11 and 25
September 8 (PD), 15 and 29 (All times at 9 a.m.)
October 6 (PD), 13 and 27 (All times at 9 a.m.)
November 3 (PD), 10 and 17 (All times at 9 a.m.)
December 1 (PD), 8 and 15 (All times at 9 a.m.)
Plea by Mail: https://www.njcourts.gov/forms/10715_plea_mail.pdf?c=uQC
Your Day in Court: https://www.njcourts.gov/forms/10959_yourdayincourt_8x11.pdf?c=vbt
Municipal Court Opening Statement (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y_zJg-XLde0).
Do I qualify for a Public Defender: https://njcourts.gov/courts/assets/municipal/indigencyguidelines.pdf?c=KRC
Where may I pay my fine? www.NJMCdirect.com
Municipal Court Appeal Forms: https://www.njcourts.gov/forms/10559_muni_appeal_kit.pdf?c=QQ0
Court Fines: https://www.njcourts.gov/attorneys/violations.html
NJ Motor Vehicle Commission Point Schedule: http://www.state.nj.us/mvc/Violations/penalties_pointSchedule.html Records Request Application Form Online: https://www.njcourts.gov/selfhelp/index.html
New Online Municipal Case Resolution -- No Court Appearance Required!
Scotch Plains Municipal Court now offers online tickets review to dispute certain moving violations through the ONLINE MUNICIPAL CASE RESOLUTION SYSTEM. By having a moving violation reviewed online, it is not necessary to make any court appearance. Simply visit njmcdirect.com and enter your ticket information to see if your offense is eligible, and select the option for Case Dispute. Eligible traffic tickets will be reviewed by a prosecutor and you will be notified with his recommendation. To see if you are eligible to have your matter reviewed online, please visit njmcdirect.com.
If your matter is not eligible for online ticket review, you can still request to have certain tickets heard in the Scotch Plains Virtual Municipal Court.
Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to our office.
908-322-6700 Ext. 215