Superior Courts by County

If you’re seeking a protective order under the Sexual Assault Survivor Protection Act, the first step if filing for a temporary protective order at your county’s Superior Court.

Prior to traveling, we recommend calling your county’s court at the number provided below to verify the location of the courthouse and inquire about the process, such as where to park/what public transportation is accessible, where to sign in, what room to go to, etc.


Find your county’s courthouse.

Atlantic

Atlantic County Civil Court Building
Family Division Unit
1201 Bacharach Boulevard
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Phone: (609) 345 – 6700 (main)
Phone: (609) 594-3926 (Family Division)
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/atlantic/
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Burlington

Burlington County Court Facility
49 Rancocas Road
(Mailing Address: P.O. Box 6555)
Mount Holly, NJ 08060
Phone: (609) 518-2600
Phone: (609) 518-2645 (Family Division)
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/burlington/index.htm
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Cape May

Cape May County Courthouse
9 North Main Street
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
Phone: (609) 463-6500
Phone: (609) 465-1000 (Family Division)
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/atlantic/index.htm
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Essex

Essex County Robert N. Wilentz Court Complex
212 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102
Phone: (973) 776-9300
Phone: (973) 776-9300 ext. 57049 (Domestic Violence Unit)
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/essex/family/
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (for filing complaints)

Hudson

Hudson County Administration Building
595 Newark Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306
Phone: (201) 795-6600
Phone: (201) 795-5385 (Domestic Violence Unit)
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/hudson/index.htm
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. for filing protective orders)

Mercer

Mercer County Civil Courthouse
175 South Broad Street
Trenton, NJ 08650
Phone: (609) 571-4000
Phone: (609) 571-4380 (Family Division)
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/mercer/index.htm
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Monmouth

Monmouth County Courthouse
71 Monument Park
Freehold, NJ 07728-1266
Phone: (732) 677-4300
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/monmouth/index.htm
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Ocean

Ocean County Justice Complex
120 Hooper Avenue
Toms River, NJ 08753
Phone: (732) 929-2019 (Domestic Violence Unit)
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/ocean/index.htm

Somerset

Somerset County Courthouse
20 North Bridge Street
Somerville, NJ 08876-1262
Phone: (908) 231-7191
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/somerset/index.htm
Hours: 8:30 a.m – 4:30 p.m.

Union

Union County Courthouse
2 Broad Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07207
Phone: (908) 659-4600
Phone: (908) 659-5830 or -5832 (Domestic Violence Unit)
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/union/index.htm
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Bergen

Bergen County Justice Center
10 Main Street
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Phone: (201) 527-2700
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/bergen/
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Camden

Camden Courthouse
101 South Fifth Street
Camden, NJ 08103
Phone: (856) 379-2200 (ext. 3633, 3644, or 3636 for protective order applications)
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/camden/index.htm
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. for protective order applications)

Cumberland

Cumberland County Courthouse
60 West Broad Street
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Phone: (856) 451-8000
Phone: 856-453-4534 (Family Division)
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/gloucester/index.htm
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Gloucester

Gloucester County Justice Complex
Family Division
70 Hunter Street
Woodbury, NJ 08096
Phone: (856) 853-3200
Phone: (856) 686-7410 (Family Division)
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/gloucester/index.htm
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Hunterdon

Hunterdon County Courthouse
65 Park Avenue
Flemington, NJ 08822
Phone: (908) 237-5800
Phone: (908) 237-5920 (Family Division)
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/somerset/index.htm
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Middlesex

Middlesex County Courthouse
56 Paterson Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08903
Phone: (732) 519-3200
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/middlesex/index.htm
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Morris

Morris County Courthouse
Washington & Court Streets
Morristown, NJ 07963-0910
Phone: (973) 656-4000
Phone: (973) 656-4342 (Domestic Violence Hearing Officer Program)
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/morris/index.htm
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Passaic

Passaic County Court House
401 Grand Street
Paterson, NJ 07505-2017
Phone: (973) 247-8587 (Domestic Violence Unit)
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/passaic/index.htm
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Salem

Salem County Courthouse
92 Market Street
Salem, NJ 08079
Phone: (856) 878-5050
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/gloucester/index.htm
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Sussex

Sussex County Judicial Center
43-47 High Street
Newton, NJ 07860
Phone: (973) 579-0675
Phone: (973) 656-4342 (Domestic Violence Hearing Officer Program)
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/morris/index.htm
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Warren

Warren County Courthouse
413 Second Street
(Mailing Address: P.O. Box 900)
Belvidere, NJ 07823
Phone: (908) 475-6161
Web: www.judiciary.state.nj.us/somerset/index.htm
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


Last updated March 28, 2017

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