One-Click Hearing (Online)

A One-Click Hearing allows you to contest charges using a simple, online form. The form allows you to type a defense and attach up to three electronic files to support your case.  

Are You Allowed to Have a One-Click Hearing?
Enter the violation code below to learn if you are allowed to have a One-Click Hearing. If your code is not found, you must appear in person.
Get help finding your code (in PDF)

Please note: One-Click Hearings must be submitted to ECB on or before the hearing date and ECB will only consider the first One-Click form that you submit for each ticket.  
One-Click Hearing Form
If you are using Windows Internet Explorer (IE) as your web browser, please note that the online form will appear best when using versions IE10 or above.

Translation Services
If you feel more comfortable submitting your responses on the One-Click Hearing Form in a language other than English, please do so. OATH’s Environmental Control Board will have your submission translated into English before it is given to the Hearing Officer assigned to your case. All translation services are provided by OATH free of charge.

The Hearing Officer's Decision 
You will get the hearing officer's decision in the mail within 30 days.

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ECB Legal Resources
ECB Decisions

Ticket-Issuing Agencies
Business Integrity Commission (BIC)
Department of Buildings (DOB)
Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
Fire Department (FDNY)
Department of Health & Mental Hygiene (DOHMH)
Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications

Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC)
Department of Parks
& Recreation (DPR)

Police Department (NYPD)
Department of Sanitation

Department of Small Business Services (SBS)
Department of Transportation (DOT)