Coronavirus (COVID-19) Alert

New York State courts are open and offering limited in-person assistance for health and safety reasons.

Some courts are holding virtual hearings by video or phone. If your case is going to be heard virtually, the court will contact you to let you know.

For the most up-to-date information on court operations, check the individual court's website.

For visitor screening and safety rules and other COVID-19 information, visit the NYCOURTS website. You can also call the Coronavirus Hotline at (833) 503-0447.

You can get information and assistance about the NYC court system, including:

  • Which City court you may need
  • Court schedules, including weather-related openings and closures
  • Information about jobs in the courts
  • Information about how to get a restraining order

You may also make a suggestion or file a complaint about a court employee online.


Make a suggestion or file a complaint about a court employee.

By Phone

  • Agency: New York Courts
  • Division: New York City Courts
  • Phone Number: (646) 386-5700
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM

Courts are closed on the following holidays in 2021:​

Friday, January 1New Year's Day
Monday, January 18Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Friday, February 12Lincoln's Birthday
Monday, February 15Presidents Day
Monday, May 31Memorial Day
Friday, June 18Juneteenth (Observed)
Monday, July 5Independence Day (Observed)
Monday, September 6Labor Day
Monday, October 11Columbus Day
Tuesday, November 2Election Day
Thursday, November 11Veterans Day
Thursday, November 25Thanksgiving Day
Friday, December 24Christmas Day (Observed)
Friday, December 31New Year's Day (Observed)