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Any e-filed application or submission to Queens Supreme, Civil Term will be processed by the specific intake department as would any hard copy filing. Any questions about that processing should be directed to the appropriate department.

- Mandatory E-filing Rules

- E-filing protocols - Queens Supreme Court


Attorneys seeking information about filing by electronic means (“E-File”) are advised to consult the User’s Manual and FAQ’s located at the New York State Courts Electronic Filing System (“NYSCEF”) located at, or directly contacting the NYSCEF Resource Center by phone at 646-386-3033 or by e-mail at

E-Filing in Queens Supreme, Civil Term, is governed by 22NYCRR 202.5-b.

Counsel are advised that per rule,

• upon request, the court may require the parties to provide working copies of documents filed electronically. In such event, each working copy shall include, firmly affixed thereto, a copy of the confirmation notice received from the NYSCEF site upon the electronic filing of such document.

• a party that has opted out of participation in e-file shall file documents in hard copy which shall include, on a separate page firmly affixed thereto, the “NOTICE OF HARD COPY SUBMISSION–E-FILED CASE” form, which can be found on the NYSCEF site.