Gloucester City Municipal Court

Address: City Hall, 313 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City, NJ 08030

Phone # (856) 456-3958

Fax # (856) 456-3065

Email: Contact Court

Court Sessions: Every Tuesday 8:30 am

Business Hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 8 am to 5 pm
Thursday, 10 am to 7 pm
Friday, Closed


Court Staff:

Municipal Court Judge – William Golden
Prosecutor – Paul Dougherty
Public Defender – Charles Wigginton   
Acting Court Administrator – Donna Florich
Assistant Violations Clerk – Patrica Herda


The Municipal Court hears all violations of the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Laws, petty disorderly persons, disorderly person’s offenses, violation of city ordinances and other violations of housing and construction codes.


Paying Tickets in Person

You may pay your ticket in person at the Violations Bureau, located at 313 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City, NJ. Please bring your ticket with a check or money order between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Contesting Tickets

If you plan to enter a not guilty plea to a traffic summons, you must notify the Court Administrator at least 5 days prior to your scheduled court date. If you fail to do so, it may be necessary for you to make two court appearances. Only those tickets with a checked court appearance date will be listed for court. If you have a summons that does not require a court appearance, but would like to appear, please follow the procedure above.

Failure to Appear

If you fail to appear in response to a summons or to pay the penalty, additional charges may result. A warrant for your arrest may be issued, and your driving privileges in New Jersey may be suspended. If you have been issued a parking ticket, and fail to appear or pay the penalty, the owner of the vehicle may be subject to the same consequences listed above. If you have any questions for the Municipal Court, please contact our office during regular business hours.


Paying Tickets Online

In coalition with the State of New Jersey, we now provide an online payment service. Payable moving tickets and parking tickets can be paid on the internet using VISA and MASTERCARD. Directions for payment, frequently asked questions, information on the Point System and more can be found on this site. To pay tickets on-line, you will need the Court Code, Ticket Number including the letter prefix, License Plate Number and a valid credit card (Visa or Mastercard) Click here to pay online.


Court Related Websites
State of NJ website designed for on-line payment and inquiries.

www.njmcdirect.com

Administrative Office of the Courts
www.judiciary.state.nj.us

New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission
www.njmvc.gov


Directions to Municipal Court of Gloucester City

from North Jersey – NJ Turnpike South

Take Turnpike South to Exit 3-Bellmawr. Turn right onto Rte 168 North (Black Horse Pike). At the 6th light, turn left onto Kings Highway. Continue until you come to the 7-Eleven Store and Bert’s Auto Body. Make a right onto Market Street. Continue on Market Street. You will cross over Rte 130 North and South. Continue to the end of Market Street. Turn right onto King Street. Go four streets down and turn right onto Monmouth Street. The City Hall Building will be on the left.

from the Jersey Shore – Atlantic City Expressway

Take the Atlantic City Expressway to 42 North. Take Exit 1C – Gloucester/Mt. Ephraim. When you reach the top of the exit, turn left onto Market Street. Continue on Market Street. You will cross over Rte 130 North and South. Continue to the end of Market Street. Turn right onto King Street. Go four streets down and turn right onto Monmouth Street. The City Hall Building will be on the left.

from 295 South

Take 295 South to Exit 26 – Camden/Philadelphia. Follow to Exit 1C Gloucester/Mt. Ephraim. At top of exit, turn left onto Market Street. Continue on Market Street. You will cross over Rte 130 N and S. Continue to the end of Market Street. Turn right onto King Street. Go four streets down and turn right onto Monmouth Street. The City Hall Building will be on the left.

from 295 North

Take 295 North to Exit Local 76 Camden/Trenton. At bottom of exit, bear to the left. Follow signs for Walt Whitman Bridge/Camden. Follow to Exit 1C – Gloucester/Mt. Ephraim. At the top of exit, turn left onto Market Street. Continue on Market Street. You will cross over Rte 130 North and South. Continue to the end of Market Street. Turn right onto King Street. Go four streets down and turn right onto Monmouth Street. The City Hall Building will be on the left.

from Philadelphia – Ben Franklin Bridge

Take the Ben Franklin Bridge to 676 East. Take the Gloucester/Collingswood Exit. At the top of exit, bear right to dead end (Essex Street). Turn right. Continue on Essex Street and make a left onto King Street. Turn left onto Monmouth Street. The City Hall Building will be on the left.

from Philadelphia – Walt Whitman Bridge

Take the Walt Whitman Bridge to Rte 130 South to Market Street. Make a right onto Market St. and continue to end. Turn right onto King Street. Go four streets and turn right onto Monmouth Street. The City Hall Building will be on the left.