Coronavirus (COVID-19) Alert

New York City Family Court is hearing essential or emergency cases. The court is also accepting non-essential and non-emergency applications in pending cases. The court is not accepting new cases involving non-essential and non-emergency matters.

Cases will be done by video or by phone; no cases will be heard in the courthouse.

If you need an emergency Order of Protection, visit the Order of Protection page for information.

If you have questions about other Family Court matters, email NYFCInquiry@nycourts.gov or call (646) 386-5299.

Learn more about Family Court operations during the outbreak.

Family Court handles custody, visitation and guardianship of children, and order of protection.

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Bronx

  • Agency: New York Courts
  • Division: Bronx County Family Court
  • Address: 900 Sheridan Avenue, Bronx, NY, 10451
  • Phone Number: (718) 618-2098
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM

Brooklyn

  • Agency: New York Courts
  • Division: Kings County Family Court
  • Address: 330 Jay Street, Brooklyn, NY, 11201
  • Phone Number: (347) 401-9610
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM

Manhattan

  • Agency: New York Courts
  • Division: New York County Family Court
  • Address: 60 Lafayette Street, New York, NY, 10013
  • Phone Number: (646) 386-5200
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM

Queens

  • Agency: New York Courts
  • Division: Queens County Family Court
  • Address: 151-20 Jamaica Avenue, Jamaica, NY, 11432
  • Phone Number: (718) 298-0197
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM

Staten Island

  • Agency: New York Courts
  • Division: Richmond County Family Court
  • Address: 100 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY, 10301
  • Phone Number: (718) 675-8800
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM

Courts are closed on the following holidays in 2020:​

DateHoliday
Wednesday, January 1New Year's Day
Monday, January 20Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Wednesday, February 12Lincoln's Birthday
Monday, February 17Presidents Day
Monday, May 25Memorial Day
Friday, July 3Independence Day (Observed)
Monday, September 7Labor Day
Monday, October 12Columbus Day
Tuesday, November 3Election Day
Wednesday, November 11Veterans Day
Thursday, November 26Thanksgiving Day
Friday, December 25Christmas Day