Court Hours and Holidays

The Clerk's Office in Brooklyn and Central Islip are open to the public from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.(last admittance will be at 4:45 p.m.),  Monday through Friday, except for the following legal holidays:
 
AFTER HOUR FILINGS There is a drop box located in the lobby of the Brooklyn and Central Islip Clerk's Office. Pleadings deposited there after 5:00 p.m. will be deemed filed on the date they are clocked in.
FAX FILINGS ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE.
 

December 5, 2018 -- In observance of a national day of mourning, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York will be closed at all locations, Brooklyn and Central Islip.
Please contact individual chambers for the status of any scheduled proceedings. 

 
2018 Federal Holidays
 
Monday, 1/01 New Year's Day
Monday, 1/15 - M.L.K, Jr. Day
Monday, 2/19 - President's Day
Monday, 5/28 - Memorial Day
Wednesday, 7/04 - Independence Day
Monday, 9/03 - Labor Day
Monday, 10/08 - Columbus Day
Monday, 11/12 - Veterans Day
Thursday, 11/22 - Thanksgiving Day 
Tuesday, 12/25 - Christmas Day