Dutchess Surrogate's Court

Dutchess Surrogate Court

Address

10 Market Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Phone: 845-431-1770
Fax: 845-476-3659
VirtualDutchessSurrogatesCourt@nycourts.gov

 

 

Judge

 

Hon. Michael G. Hayes
 

Clerk's Office

 

Chief Clerk
Erica DeTraglia, Esq.

 

 

Notice

Surrogates court is open to accept filing; new filings (for new cases) and additional filings for existing cases. AO 115/20 https://www.nycourts.gov/whatsnew/pdf/AO-115-20.pdf provides for the easing of restrictions and allows for the filing of new matters and additional filings in existing matters in the 9th JD effective May 27, 2020

Depending on the court access can be by NYSCEF, EDDS or mail for initial filings, and thereafter by NYSCEF or EDDS or paper depending on the status of the filer.

 

Court Hours of Operation

excluding NY state holidays

Fees, Forms and Instructions

 

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Part Rules

E-Filing

General Information

ADA: The Courthouse is ADA accessible.
Contact the court for specific accommodations. ADA Liaisons

Directions: Driving directions

Parking: Parking and handicapped parking are available in the municipal lot.

Transportation:
Poughkeepsie City Bus System
Dutchess County Loop Bus System
Metro North Railroad Hudson Line

Metro North Railroad
Amtrak