You can ask to reschedule your hearing once. There are several ways you can reschedule your first hearing date. To reschedule your hearing date, you will need to submit a request to the OATH Hearings Division. You have up until the date of the hearing for OATH to receive your request for a reschedule. If the Hearings Division grants your request, you will be notified of the new hearing date by mail. You may make one reschedule request for each summons. All additional requests must be made in person, before an OATH Hearing Officer at the time of the scheduled hearing.
Online - The easiest way is to submit this electronic request form
By phone - Please call 844-OATH-NYC (844-628-4692) to speak to a clerk in the OATH Hearings Division.
By mail - To request to reschedule the case by mail, print the below Reschedule Request Form and send it to the address listed on the top of the form. The form must be received by OATH prior to the scheduled hearing.
Reschedule Request Form (Spanish) (Arabic) (Bengali) (Chinese) (French-Creole) (Korean) (Russian) (Urdu)
Enforcement Agency's Request For A New Hearing Date
In person - You can request to reschedule by coming to any OATH hearing location listed on your summons.
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