The Court Clerk is the principle contact for Town Court.
Welcome to the Court Clerk's Office
The Clerk is reponsible for scheduling Court and for receiving payments related to Court fines and fees, which must be done during the Clerk’s business hours noted on this webpage. The Court Clerk does not accept personal checks.
David W. Prull
Walter W. Jones, Jr.
Directions to Town Court (View Map)
Traveling south on Route 332, at County Court House, (on left) at intersection/light, turn right onto West Avenue. DO NOT be confused, you are leaving the city and coming to TOWN court! From that Main Street light, the court is 2 miles out on the right. Court is located in the basement floor of the Town Hall, rear entrance.
Oops.... I received a ticket....now what?
- Plead Guilty as Charged - Fill out Section A of your ticket making sure you include your current address and return to the Court. A fine will be assessed and you will be sent a Fine Notice in the mail. You may pay by money order, cash or credit/debit card. Online payments may be made by going to www.paycourtonline.com and entering your name and ticket number.
- Plead Not Guilty - Fill out Section B of your ticket making sure you include your current address and return to the Court. You will have an opportunity to speak to the Assistant District Attorney for possible resolution of the case by mail. If not, you may appear before the Judge. A date will be assigned and the Court will notify you.
Court Office hours are Monday, Tuesday Wednesday and Friday from 9 a.m. to noon, and Thursday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. We can be reached by phone at 585-394-9040 during those hours. You may also email our Court Clerks:
Cherie Berry - email@example.com
Elena Schumann - firstname.lastname@example.org
Court is in session every Thursday evening, except the 5th Thursday of the month, beginning at 6 p.m. We are located in the lower level of Town Hall at 5440 Routes 5 & 20, Canandaigua, NY.
Please make sure your business is with Canandaigua TOWN Court. We are often confused with Canandaigua City Court.