Violation Bureau Hours
Monday - 8:45 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday 8:45 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Court Session - 9:00 a.m.
**During court session, you may experience a long delay.
Best time to call is between 1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Court Session - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday 8:45 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday 8:45 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Civilian Complaints may be signed on the following days
between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. - Monday, Thursday, Friday
1. PAYMENT AND GUILTY PLEA
You may plead guilty and pay the penalty if the checkbox “Court Appearance Required” has not been checked and the offense is payable without the necessity of a Court appearance. Your may either sign on to www.njmcdirect.com to determine if the offense is payable and the a.m.ount of the penalty or telephone the court at (732) 721-5600.
2. OFFENSE IS NOT PAYABLE OR COURT APPEARANCE IS REQUIRED
If the offense charged is not payable, or if “Court Appearance Required” is checked, You must appear in court on the indicated date and time.
3. PLEA OF NOT GUILTY
If you wish to plead not guilty, you must notify the court at the address and telephone number as shown above at least 7 days prior to the court date listed on the summons. If you fail to notify the court, it may be necessary for you to make an additional court appearance.
If you fail to appear in response to this summons or to pay the prescribed penalty, additional penalties may result, a warrant may be issued for your arrest, and your driving privileges in New Jersey may be revoked.
For more information visit the official MVC Web Site at www.njmvc.gov.