Clerk Licenses

Maria Carrington,  Clerk
609-298-2800 Ext. 2108

Cindy Dziura, Deputy Clerk 
609-298-2800 Ext. 2104

1 Municipal Drive
Bordentown, NJ 08505
[email protected]

Pet Licenses


Our next FREE Rabies Vaccination Clinic will be held in early January 2024. You may attend free rabies clinics provided by other municipalities or reach out to the Burlington County Animal Shelter.

To receive a free rabies vaccination, complete the RABIES VACCINATION SHEET and provide it to the veterinarian. If you provide a self-addressed stamped envelope, the rabies vaccination certificate will be mailed to you by January 18.  Otherwise, the rabies vaccination certificate will be emailed to you at the email address you provide.


Raffle and Bingo Licenses

Please mail completed application and fee made payable to Bordentown Township to:
Office of the Township Clerk
ATTN: Business Licenses
1 Municipal Drive
Bordentown NJ 08505

For more information on Business Licenses, see Chapter 214 of the Bordentown Township Municipal Code.

Mobile Food Facility Licenses

In 2021, the Township Committee amended the Municipal Code to provide regulations for mobile food facilities (or food trucks) to assure public safety and standards in line with brick and mortar businesses.  

Alcoholic Beverage Control (Liquor) Licenses 

The ABC Licensing year runs from July to June. All licenses expire on June 30. Licensees must first complete their renewal application on POSSE and pay their $200 state fee online. Licensees are then required to pay the municipal fee directly with the Township Clerk's office. by early June to assure time for the renewal resolution to be placed on the meeting agenda for the Township Committee. If you have any questions, please call or email Maria Carrington at 609-298-2800 x2108 / [email protected].

Landlord Identity Registration

Pursuant to the State's Landlord Identify Law (N.J.S.A. 46:8-27 through 46:9-37), landlords are to file new tenancies with the Municipal Clerk in the case of one-dwelling units or two-dwelling units or the Bureau of Housing Inspection in the State's Department of Community Affairs  in the case of multi-dwelling units. A copy of the landlord's registration is to be supplied to each tenant.

For landlords with two or less units, complete the Landlord Identity Registration Form and file a copy with the the Township Clerk's office either in person or mailing to Clerk's Office, 1 Municipal Drive, Bordentown, NJ 08505. There is no fee.  

For more Landlord-Tenant information, see the NJ DCA's website.  


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