Essex County Landlord/Tenant Court is part of the Special Civil Court. The Essex County Court house is located at:
465 Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd
Newark, NJ 07102
(973)- 693- 5549
Office Hours: 8:30AM- 4:30PM
Evictions in Essex County, New Jersey
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Rules and regulations governing landlord/tenant court are generally consistent state wide in New Jersey. However, there are minor differences in eviction proceedings in each county in New Jersey. Eviction cases are heard in Essex County every day due to the volume of evictions filed. Often, traditional attorneys are too busy to remember your specific case. With TurboEvict’s online automated system, a case is never forgotten and Court is never missed. Automated reminders and notifications are sent to you and the partnering attorney who is representing you at Court..
Understanding Filing Fees in Essex County:
Filing fees for TurboEvict customers are INCLUDED in the price of an eviction. However people who use attorneys must pay additional fees. In the Essex County Landlord/Tenant Court system the initial filing costs that TurboEvict incurs for our customers include but are not limited to the following: $20.00 for one defendant, $2.00 for each additional defendant. Additionally, a mileage fee for delivery of the complaint by a Court Officer calculated based on the mileage from the Court to the landlord’s unit. For more information about TurboEvict’s all inclusive pricing click here.
Municipalities in Essex County, New Jersey
Belleville, Bloomfield, Caldwell, North Caldwell, West Caldwell, Cedar Grove, Essex Fells, Fairfield, Glen Ridge, Irvington, Livingston, Maplewood, Millburn, Montclair, Newark, Nutley, East Orange, Orange, West Orange, South Orange, Roseland, Verona. If your property is located in one of these municipalities then eviction proceedings are filed with Essex County.