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Township Building Office Hours
The Township Building will be open Mon/Wed from 8 to 4:30. on Tues/Thur from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Wed from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., and on Fri from 8 to 12:30 p.m.
Individual departments have different hours.
No dogs, except any guide, service and/or working dog in use pursuant to the New Jersey Law Against Discrimination, are allowed in the Delaware Township Municipal Building.
NEED TAX INFORMATION? Click here for Resident Tax Information PRINT YOUR TAX BILL, SEE TOTAL DUE, SEE ALL PAYMENTS MADE FOR THIS YEAR AND LAST YEAR, AND SEE AMOUNT OF YOUR HOMESTEAD REBATE (IF APPLICABLE). NO CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS MAY BE ACCEPTED ONCE A PROPERTY IS INCLUDED ON THE TAX SALE LIST.
FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE, YOU CAN PUT TAX PAYMENTS IN THE SECURE DROP BOX IN THE TOWNSHIP BUILDING PARKING LOT.
Resident Tax Information
Click "here" for information on the 2015 Property Tax Reimbursement Program aka Senior Freeze. Deadline extended to October 17, 2016.
The 2013 Homestead Benefit Credits have been applied to the May 2016 tax quarter. Adjusted bills for May quarter ONLY were mailed out March 21, 2016.
Only residents who were entitled to this
benefit will get adjusted bills. Thank you.
For information on Voter Registrations, Change of Party Declarations, and Vote by Mail applications,
Please go to www.njelections.org
Open applicable information in
“Popular Downloads”. Deadlines apply.
Recreation & Events
Click "here" for registration information about
"The Great Crate Race."
Click "here" for information about the Summer Recreation Program and registration form.
Click "here" for information about activities re: "The American Revolution
in Hunterdon County"
The Recreation Commission has a new Facebook page! Like us at Delaware Township Recreation Commission.
Click "here" for information on Breakfast at the Sergeantsville Volunteer Fire Co. - Saturday, September 10th.
Click “here” for information about the annual Great Tomato Tasting at the Rutgers Snyder Research Farm in Pittstown on 8/31/16.
See attached for information on activities at New Jersey's State Parks and Forests, click "here".
* Dog and Cat License fees have been increased. *
Effective January 1, 2017 the fee to license a spayed/neutered dog will be $11.00 each.
The fee to license an un-spayed/un-neutered dog will be $14.00 each. The fee for cats per household will increase to $10.00. Board of Health Ordinance #2016-01BH.
Thank you for your attention.
Pet Licensing is
January 1st – February 28, 2016.
Late Charges Start March 1st. Any questions contact Deanna Higgins Animal Licensing Agent at
Animal Control Officer is:
Animal Control Solutions, LLC
All animal licensing is now handled by Deanna Higgins (609) 483-2665 at the Police Building only.
816 Sergeantsville Road.
Licensing hours are
M-F 8 a.m. to 3 p.m..
Please see attached for important legislation about lawn fertilizer.
Fertilizer Law P38
News & Announcements
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Please go to Tax Information to obtain your tax bills and payment information
Click “here” for information about Township Clean Up Days. Note change in policy for materials accepted. Next Clean Up Day is October 15th.
Click "here" for information about the Hunterdon County Household Hazardous
Waste Clean Up Day on July 9th.
Click "here" for information about the County's Computer & Electronics Collection Day on
Any bike or bike tool, part, or accessory in any condition will be accepted for repair and use
by a non-profit agency sponsored by Rutgers.
Residents who want to dispose of bulky residential items may use the County Transfer Station in Annandale. Go to www.co.hunterdon.nj.us/depts/swr/tstation.htm for information.
JCP&L has authorized vegetation management in the Township’s Gilboa Substation service area beginning in January 2016. To see the list of affected roads click “here”.
If you would like to serve on a Township Board, Committee or Commission, please complete the attached Citizen Leadership Form and mail (P.O. Box 500 Sergeantsville, NJ 08557) or scan and email it to jallen@DelawareTwpNJ.org
Click “here” to review the History Mapping website that includes detailed information
about Delaware Township.
Delaware Township now has a “Little Free Library”
Get the facts about foreclosures provided by the NJ Department of Community Affairs. Call 1-800-NJ-HOUSE Click on the links below
About Foreclosure -First Steps
Foreclosure Facts - English
Foreclosure Facts - Spanish
For information on the New Jersey Homekeeper and Heating Assistance Programs click “here".
A POOL IS A POOL, OR IS IT??
Affordable Housing Information
Delaware Township has low and moderate affordable housing units for rent. To be put on
a waiting list, please fill out an application and return the notarized original to:
Affordable Housing Services
P.O. Box 500
Sergeantsville, NJ 08557
Water, sewer, association fees and garbage fees are all included in the rent. Applications are available on the forms page of this website.
Delaware Township permits and subsidizes Accessory Apartments by private property owners for occupancy by moderate income tenants as required by the State of New Jersey.
Click “here” to read the Accessory Apartment Handbook that explains the
Program and includes the application.
For information about the Hunterdon County
Housing Voucher Lottery, please click
English version or Spanish version.