Municipal court main office

Last updated November 17, 2023
775 Rue Gosford
Montréal, QC H2Y 3B9


Montréal’s municipal court handles traffic- and parking-related statements of offence. This court has jurisdiction over the entire island of Montréal for civil, criminal and penal matters.

Security screening

A security check is now in place at the main municipal courthouse. Please arrive 30 minutes before your scheduled hearing time.

A metal detector is installed to ensure that no dangerous objects are brought into the building, in line with the Courts of Justice Act.


Professionals who regularly visit the main courthouse may get an exemption from the screening. To get an exemption, send us one of the following forms, depending on your situation:

  • For interpreters and other municipal court partners:

Formulaire de demande de carte d’exemption (in French)

  • For suppliers:

Formulaire de demande d’autorisation d’exemption (in French)

Services offered

  • Filing proceedings
  • Holding a trial

Payment methods

  • Cash
  • Credit card (MasterCard, Visa)
  • Debit card
  • Postal money order payable to “Ville de Montréal”


Municipal court main office
775 Rue Gosford
Montréal, QC H2Y 3B9