Village of Ballston Spa
Village of Ballston Spa
Village Office
(518) 885~5711

Village Justice Court meets at the courthouse on Bath Street to settle criminal, civil, small claims, parking and vehicle and traffic cases that occur in the Village. The court meets at the times specified below. The Court Clerk is also available weekdays as listed below to answer questions.

Village Justice Court

30 Bath Street
Criminal, Vehicle, Traffic, Civil
Tues/Thurs 1pm - 5:30pm
(518) 885-6393
(518) 885-3864
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Court Clerk Hours

30 Bath Street
Tuesday, Thursday 3:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
(518) 885-6393
(518) 885-3864
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Note on Civil Cases: Please contact the court via phone, email or in person to initiate a civil case.
Note on Vehicle and Traffic Tickets: You can respond to a ticket by mail, but you need to do so within 48 hours of receiving the ticket. If you complete and mail the ticket in to court as directed on the ticket, you will hear back from the court concerning what action you should take from that point forward. Alternatively, you can choose to appear in court at the time and date noted on the ticket.
Note on Contested Parking Tickets: Please contact the court via phone, email or in person to contest a parking ticket so that a court date can be assigned.
Note on the Court Clerk:

Court Clerks can:

  1. Explain court rules and procedures
  2. Explain available options for your case or problem
  3. Provide past case rulings
  4. Provide sites to, or copies of the law
  5. Explain public court operations and jobs
  6. Describe court records and their availability
  7. Provide public case information
  8. Tell you how to make a complaint
  9. Refer you to other offices or persons
  10. Provide forms with instructions

But Court Clerks cannot:

  1. Suggest the procedures you should follow
  2. Provide opinions about which option to chose
  3. Predict what the court will do
  4. Analyze the law based on the specifics of your case
  5. Provide information derived from the decision-making process
  6. Provide access to sealed or confidential case records
  7. Provide confidential case information
  8. Give opinions about your complaint
  9. Make referrals based on personal preference
  10. Provide or suggest the information to enter on forms


For a more comprehensive understanding of what you can and cannot do at the Village Court, or how to proceed, please read the FAQs at  NY Courts FAQs


Ballston Spa Court House Directions

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Daily Calendar

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Upcoming Events

08 Apr 2019;
07:00PM -
Village Board Meeting
22 Apr 2019;
07:00PM -
Village Board Meeting
13 May 2019;
07:00PM -
Village Board Meeting

Calendar at a Glance 2019

2019 Main & Ongoing

First Fridays of each month: Evening activities throughout downtown

  • Movies in the Park 2019:
    First Fridays of June, July, Aug in Wiswall Park
  • 2019 Village Pool Lessons Registration Weekend: TBA
  • Swim Lessons Session:
  • TBA
Farmers Market: June 15 - Sept. 28, 2019:
  • Wiswall Park, Thursdays 3 p.m. – 6 p.m., Saturdays 9 a.m. – noon
  • Concerts in the Park
  • Wiswall Park, Thursdays 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.


  • Annual Sar County Bottle Show & Sale, June 2, County Fairgrounds
  • Village Wide Garage Sale, June 8 - 9 throughout Village
  • Saratoga Balloon & BBQ Festival, June 21 - 23, County Fairgrounds


  • Saratoga County Fair, July 23 - 28, 2019


  • Ice Cream Social, Wiswall Park, August 1, featuring Union Fire Co. Band


  • Irish 2000 Music and Arts Festival,, Saratoga County Fairgrounds TBA


       * The Way We Were Car Show, Oct. 13 downtown. Raindate Oct. 20


  • Community Thanksgiving Dinner, Union Fire Company, Thanksgiving Day November 21


  • Victorian Christmas Parade & Family Festivities, December 6


Immediate Assistance: 911

(518) 885-5033
(518) 885-1478
Animal Control
(518) 885-5033

Key Contacts

Village Office
(518) 885~5711
Central School
(518) 884~7195
Public Library
(518) 885~5022
Community Center
(518) 885~3261
Village Court
(518) 885~6393

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