Town Court

Services > Small Claims

Small claims proceedings are intended to provide a low-cost, simplified, and informal procedure for individuals to resolve disputes involving limited monetary claims. Often individual litigants do not use an attorney for small claims matters, and are not required to do so.

Basic Requirements

Small Claims matters in the Town of Mamaroneck must meet the following basic requirements:

1. Amount of claim is $3000.00 or less
2. Plaintiff (person suing) cannot be a corporation
3. Defendant (person being sued) has to live or have a permanent place of business
    in the Town of Mamaroneck

Fees

Filing Fee for claims from $1.00-$1000.00

 

$10.00

Filing Fee for claims from $1001.00-$3000.00

 

$15.00

Transcript of Judgment

 

$2.00

For more information, please contact the Court Clerk's office at (914) 381-7875.

Hours

The Court Clerk's office, located on the second floor of the Town Center
(Rm 215), is open weekdays:

Winter Hours:
Labor Day through Memorial Day
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Summer Hours:
Memorial Day through Labor Day
8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Court Session Schedule

Holiday Schedule

Overview

The Town Court is a part of the Unified Court System of New York State and has both criminal and civil adjudication powers in cases of original jurisdiction. Jury and non-jury trials are held in the Town Courtroom. Town Justices are elected to four-year …

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Contact

Email
courtclerk@townofmamaroneck.org

Phone
(914) 381-7875

Fax
(914) 381-7896

Department Head
Denise Cookingham
Town Court Clerk