Where to file a Small Claims Matter:
Includes all actions, except
libel and slander, where the money damages claimed are not more than $5000 (except that a renter can sue a landlord for more than $5000 if the case is for the return of a security deposit).
Small claims matters may be filed at the
Centralized Small Claims Office at 80 Washington Street, Hartford, CT
06106 or at
the small claims area where:
1) The plaintiff resides; or,
2) The defendant resides or conducts business; or,
3) The transaction or injury occurred.
4) If the plaintiff is either a domestic corporation, United States
corporation, a foreign corporation or a limited liability company, the
small claims case shall be brought to a Superior Court facility
designated by the Chief Court Administrator to serve the small claims
area within the boundaries of the judicial district where the defendant
resides or is doing business or where the transaction or injury
occurred or to the Centralized Small Claims Office.