STAFFORD - Stafford Township announced on their website on Monday, March 30 that all municipal court sessions are suspended through April 26, 2020 in order to mitigate public exposure to COVID-19.

For this period, individuals scheduled to appear before the municipal court to contest a traffic or parking ticket, a minor local ordinance violation, or other matter should instead await notice of a new court date.

Defendants may continue to make payments for parking and traffic matters through the municipal court’s online payment website at NJMCdirect.com.

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Filings and payments will also continue to be accepted at the court payment window or by mail.

Due to the municipal court building being officially closed, no in-person payments can be accepted at the court window.

Defendants may also continue to mail in payments but be advised that court staff may have limited access to the court office to process those payments.

To contact the Stafford Municipal Court office by telephone, please call 609 597 1000 ext 8540 You may also contact the court office via email at court@stafford.nj.org.

For updated information, visit the New Jersey Judiciary’s website at  www.njcourts.gov