Court is held on Thursdays at 5:30 p.m. Every other Thursday the Assistant District Attorney is in attendance. Traffic and criminal trials are held on DA nights at 5:30pm Village ordinance and civil trials are held on non-DA nights at 5:30pm
The court office is located upstairs in the firehouse building on the corner of North Ten Broeck Street and Mohawk Avenue in the Village of Scotia. Entrance is on the side of the firehouse building through the doors to the right of the village/police entrance. The office is open during the hours listed below for payment and fines.
Court Phone: 518-374-2099
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Closing at 4pm in July and August
Payment should be made in exact cash, money order, or bank certified check. Personal checks are not accepted.
MASTERCARD and VISA are accepted in person with a photo ID.
Payment drop box
For your convenience, Village of Scotia has installed a secure PAYMENT DROP BOX located outside the building entrance door. If you would like to make a payment and do not have to be seen by the Clerk or Judge, please leave your first, last name and date of birth along with your payment. If you would like a receipt, please enclose a self addressed, stamped envelope.
Correspondence and payments for the Court Clerk may be left after hours in the payment box.
Scheduled court dates in 2014 (DA nights in bold)
January 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
February 6, 13, 20, 27
March 6, 13, 20, 27
April 3, 10, 17, 24
May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
June 5, 12, 19, 26
July 10, 17, 24, 31 (NO COURT July 3)
August 7, 14, 21, 28
September 4, 11, 18, 25
October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
November 6, 13, 20 (NO COURT November 27)
December 4, 11, 18 (NO COURT December 25)