Tickets, Fines, & Refunds

The City of Summit Municipal Court has combined services with Berkeley Heights and New Providence, and is located in New Providence at 360 Elkwood Avenue, New Providence, NJ 07974.


Parking Tickets


If you received a parking ticket and wish to dispute the ticket, you  can either: 

Send an email to 
ticketdispute@cityofsummit.org and include the following information:

  • Ticket Number and Court Date
  • Explain reason for dispute
  • Attach a copy of the ticket and any documentation including payments, receipts, etc.
Come to Parking Services; fill out a Ticket Dispute Form, which will be forwarded to the Municipal Court. Bring ticket and any documentation including payment, receipts, etc. to City Hall, Parking Services Agency, 1st Floor, 512 Springfield Ave., Summit, NJ.

After you submit your ticket dispute, you must contact the Municipal Court at 908-273-6112 after 10 business days to find out the determination of your dispute.

Parking tickets may be paid online at: Summit Court online Ticket Payment Center. To avoid costly fines, the city asks that everyone park in the proper lots/garages and adhere to the time limits and permit requirements for street meters and parking lots/garages, and refrain from parking near crosswalks or in any prohibited area (yellow lined).

Parking Refunds


If you no longer need your Summit Smart Card, valid one-day Visitor Pass, or pre-paid parking, you may request a refund (Refund Application (PDF)). If your credit card was accidentally charged for more than one day, please email us at parking@cityofsummit.org immediately or call 908-522-5100 so that we may quickly charge-back your credit card. If not, you will need to have a refund check mailed to you.