Mission Statement:
The Ogden Justice Court is devoted to the fair and efficient administration of justice in Ogden. We pledge to continue serving the community with integrity, honor and dignity.

Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 9:00 am-3:00 pm  
Phone: 585-617-6118
Fax: 585-352-2156

The payment of fines and monies must be in the form of cash, money order, or credit card - Mastercard and Visa accepted.  
NO personal checks are accepted.

The Ogden Justice Court has jurisdiction over cases pertaining to traffic violations, criminal misdemeanors & violations, preliminary hearings for felonies, and civil lawsuits filed for damages up to $3,000 in either justice court or small claims.

Small Claims
There is also a small claims court to handle claims up to $3,000. The cost is $10.00 for claims up to $1,000.00; $15.00 for claims from 1001.00 to $3,000.00. Small Claims summonses are mailed to defendant by certified mail. Dates for court appearance will be given within 20-40 days. Paperwork and payment for filing a small claims action can be processed  during court office hours.


Court Clerk Erin Megalo will assist clients during normal office hours at (585)617-6117 or by email at


Court Clerk Melissa Koerner will assist clients during normal office hours at (585)617-6115 or by email at







Business Resources

Located on the Erie Canal, we are a community in upstate New York just west of Rochester, Monroe County, the Town of Ogden has exactly what you have been looking for, and exactly what you need to locate your business here. A pro-business attitude, business sites, and an unsurpassed quality of life focused on family, friends, and the outdoors. Combine this with a lower cost of doing business relative to adjacent metropolitan areas, our strategic location, a qualified workforce, and incentives to expand or locate your business, and you have the foundation for success. Our strategic location, just minutes from NYS Interstate 90, expressways (390, 490 and 590), and 15 minutes from the Rochester International Airport make our community very accessible and is within one hour to metropolitan areas to the West and just a few hours of most metropolitan areas to the East. The citizens of Ogden are skilled workers, dedicated to their jobs, homes and families.  Abundant educational opportunities exist at nearby schools and universities, SUNY Brockport, Roberts Weslyan College, Monroe Community College, Rochester Institute of Technology, University of Rochester to mention a few. These are bold statements and we stand ready to deliver on every one of them. The Town of Ogden is about committment and we're committed to attracting new business. We invite you to browse our website to gain a better insight as to what we have to offer, and we encourage you to contact us for any additional information.

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