Our mailing address is the same as our physical address.
This court has jurisdiction over a broad range of matters, including vehicle and traffic matters, small claims, evictions, civil matters and criminal offenses. The Colonie Court is one of the busiest justice courts in the State processing nearly 28,000 cases annually.
Notice (UPDATED 11/29/2021)
The Town of Colonie Court is resuming special sessions beginning Monday, November 29, 2021. lf you received a notice with a specific court date and time, you are required to appear.
lf you have a change of address and/or contact information, please submit this in writing to the Court.
Alternative payment and submittal options and answers to frequently asked questions are listed on our website, www.colonie.org/departments/justice.
You may also call (518) 783-2714 from 8:30am-12:30pm and 1:30pm - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday.
When reporting to the Courthouse, the following protocols are in place:
- You must wear a mask or face covering while inside. Persons without such mask or face covering will not be permitted to enter.
- Social distancing will apply. Seatint and Courtroom capacity have been reduced to provide for required physical separation.
- lf you have been diagnosed or have had close contact with anyone diagnosed with COVID-19, directed to quarantine/isolate at home, have traveled out of the state/country in the last 14 days without subsequent applicable testing or are experiencing flu-like symptoms, YOU SHOUD NOT ENTER THE COURTHOUSE. lnstead, contact your attorney immediately. lf you do not have an attorney, please call the Court at (518) 783-2714.
If you have received a traffic summons or criminal appearance ticket and wish to retain private counsel, your attorney may contact the Court or submit a letter of representation.
If you have public defense or seek public defense, you may contact the Albany County Public Defender’s Office at (518) 447-7150.
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The Court has three Town Justices presiding over all Court proceedings, the Honorable David R. Green, the Honorable Andrew C. Sommers and the Honorable Norman C. Massry.
Open Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. and
1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
312 Wolf Road
Latham, NY 12110