Municipal Court

Municipal Court of Hazlet/Matawan

Plea by Mail Form

This is a Plea By Mail form (PDF). You can mail the form to 255 Middle Rd., Hazlet, NJ 07730; or fax it to 732-264-7375;  or email it to If you would like a virtual hearing or have any other questions, please contact the court at 732-264-2231.

Supreme Court Order Resumes Some Court Operations, Extends Suspension of Others

Municipal court sessions will resume on May 11 by video or phone where possible; with consent of the parties, municipal court sessions can resume on April 27.

During Closure

The municipal court office is closed to the public, but Hazlet Municipal court staff is available to provide assistance by mail and telephone.

Court Sessions

Court sessions are conducted on Mondays at 1:30 pm via Zoom with the Honorable Michael D. Pugliese presiding.

For your convenience, there is a drop box located in the lobby of the police station, which is available 24 hours a day. 

Check or money order please. Web payments can be made online.