Justice Court

Judges:   Honorable John F. Reilly

                  Honorable Tara M. Higgins

Court Clerk:   Elizabeth Kidney     Email:  ekidney@portjeff.com

Phone:  (631) 473-8382 or (631) 473-8287

Fax:  (631) 473-8215

Office hours: Monday-Friday 9:00am-4:30pm


Court Closure Notice

Based on the recommendation of the Chief Administrative Judge of New York, please be advised that all matters scheduled for March 31 through May 19, 2020 in Port Jefferson Village Court have been postponed. If you were on the calendar for these dates and did not receive a notice in the mail, please email your correct mailing address to ekidney@portjeff.com so you can receive future correspondence regarding your new court date.





Pay a parking ticket 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at www.parkingticketassist.com/portjefferson this website is only for parking tickets.

If you would like to dispute a parking ticket you may send in a letter along with the ticket with a brief explanation and then follow up with a phone call for the status of the ticket. If you would like request a court date fill out the back of the ticket and a court date will be sent to you.



Pay a Vehicle and Traffic ticket, Village Ordinance Ticket or a Building Violation @ www.GovPayNow.com or (888) 604-7888, 24 hours 7 days a week. Use this website for any other tickets or violations other than parking.

PAY LOCATION CODE for govpaynow.com is 8970 for Judge Reilly and a00368 for Judge Higgins.


Please make certain you are scheduled on the calendar to appear in court or you will be turned away.

2020 Court Calendar Schedule – Court starts at 7:00pm

January 7, 14, 28

February 4, 11, 25

March 3, 10, 31 – MARCH 31st is Postponed

April 7, 14, 21, 28 – Postponed for ALL of April

May 5, 12, 19 – Postponed for ALL of May

June 2, 9, 23, 30

July 7, 14, 21, 28

August 4, 11, 18, 25

September 1, 15, 22, 29

October 6, 20, 27

November 17, 24

December 1, 8, 15