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Genesee County Jury

Daily Reporting Message for Trial Jurors summoned for terms in the month of:  
 All trial jurors are on “standby.” Trial jurors report for service only when instructed.
Grand Jurors and Town/Village Jurors  check your summons for instructions.  
These instructions are updated daily after 6:00 p.m.
You may also call 585-815-7827 to hear a recorded message.
                         If your jury duty is on a Monday, you may call or check this website to verify the need to report on the Friday before your scheduled appearance date after 5:00 P.M. or any time over the weekend.   
Jurors with numbers 1 - 80 are to report and go directly to the second floor of the Courts Facility Building, 1 West Main St., Batavia, NY at 9:00 A.M. on Monday, February 26, 2018.  Reporting jurors must complete all of the information requested on the summons. Bring the entire completed form, and a blue or black ink pen with you when you report. Jurors with incomplete information are ineligible for any payment from the court. Schedule your arrival at the Courts Facility to include time to find a parking spot and go through security and metal detector screening at the entrance.
Jurors with numbers 81 - 200 are not to report on February 26th, but are to remain on standby for possible service beginning Tuesday, February 27th, and are to check this website after 6:00 p.m. on Monday, February 26th to determine if you will need to report on February 27th.
The Commissioner of Jurors thanks all jurors
for your time, cooperation and contribution to our system of justice.
(Trial jurors only)  
Katherine M. Holvey
Commissioner of Jurors
Genesee County Courts 
Jury Office Phone:  585-815-7811
Fax:  585-343-4244
 Court Locations
Genesee County Courts Facility
One West Main Street
Batavia, New York  14020
Trial Jurors:  Report to Second Floor
Grand Jurors:  Report to Second Floor
 Town/Village Jurors:  check your summons for reporting address. 


General Information​ ​
Absence or Emergency ​   ​If illness or emergency prevents you from reporting, please call our office at 585-815-7811 after 9:00 a.m. on the day you are to report.
Accessibility If you have a disability and need an accommodation, call 585-815-7811 or 1-800-662-1220 for relay call.
Court Hours   Court normally operates from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., with a lunch hour and breaks throughout the day.  Court sessions rarely continue beyond 5:00 p.m.
Electronics​  ​Cell phones and other electronic devices may be used in the jury assembly rooms and other waiting areas.  They must be turned off during jury selection and trial. There is public access Wi-Fi in the County courthouse. There are computer work stations in the jury assembly room.
Meals ​​There is a mid-day lunch break every day.  There are restaurants within walking distance of courthouse.  You may also bring a lunch, if you prefer.  Meals are only provided for deliberating jurors.  All other meals are the responsibility of the juror.
Parking/Transportation The court does not pay for transportation fares, parking fees or parking violations. There is free public parking available in the parking lot behind the courthouse.
Security  ​Court Officers are stationed throughout the court.  Members of the public must pass through a magnetometer to enter.  Please arrive early and allow extra time for this process.
Please be aware:  The New York State Court System does not ask prospective jurors for financial information such as credit card, bank account, or personal information such as social security numbers or information about family members.  Do not provide this kind of information to anyone claiming to represent the court system.  If you receive this type of request PLEASE CALL: 1800NYJUROR (1-800-695-8767) or the  Commissioner of Juror's Office.