Town Justice Court

Court Dates & Times 

Judge Fauci

  • First appearance on the second, third, and fourth Thursdays at 5:00 PM
  • DA Days: Second and fourth Thursday of the month at 2:00 PM
  • Pretrial Conferences: Third Thursday of month at 2:00 PM-3:00 PM
  • Civil Matters:Fourth Thursday of the month at 4:00 PM
  • Must be scheduled by the Court

Judge Gottmann

  • First appearances every Wednesday at 9:00 AM
  • DA Days: First and third Wednesday of the month at 10:30 AM
  • Pretrial Conferences: Second Wednesday of the month at 10 AM -11 AM
  • Civil Matters: Fourth Wednesday of every month at 9:00 AM
  • Must be scheduled by the Court
All civic matter must be scheduled by the court.
The Malta Town Court handles criminal matters, vehicle and traffic violations, small claims (up to $3,000), civil matters, eviction proceedings, and Town ordinance / zoning matters.

How to pay a fine;

In person:

Cash, money orders, certified checks made payable to Malta Town
Court or credit card. (no personal checks)

By mail

Money Order, Certified check, or credit card accompanied by
fine statement from court. (no personal checks)

By fax (518)899-2312 or (518) 451-8733

Credit card payment only with fine statement from court.
There is a 2.99% service fee for use of debt/credit card.


Make payments at GovPayNet secure credit payment 24 hrs./7 days.
Must include case number, and pay location code for Judge.
Gottmann = 7730 Fauci = 7731. A service fee is charged for credit
card payments.