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Although Borough buildings are closed to the public, we have devised a list of services you can take advantage of without an in-person visit. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, please call (732) 572-3400 and you’ll be connected to the appropriate staff member.   

Secure Drop Box (Payments)
Located at the front of Borough Hall at 
221 So. 5th Ave

NO CASH

Mailbox (Permits, Licenses, Applications)
Located at the rear entrance of Borough Hall off of 6th Ave

WILL BE CHECKED DAILY

 

SERVICE YOU MAY NEED

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Pay your

Tax/Water/Sewer Bills

wipp.edmundsassoc.com/Wipp/?wippid=1207

OR

Leave payment in secure drop box (So. 5th Ave)

Contact: Tax Collector’s Office

(732) 819-3787

Pay Traffic Tickets or Citations

Pay tickets online at njmcdirect.com

OR

Leave payment in secure drop box (So. 5th Ave)

Contact: Municipal Court

(732) 777-6010

*Criminal fines CANNOT be paid

**Bail can be posted 24/7 at any local police department 

Report
Non-Emergencies

 

Call dispatch at (732) 572-3800

OR

E-mail reporting@hpboro.com

Contact: Police Department

(732) 572-3800

Request Police Records

Call (732) 572-3800 x4211

OR

E-mail records@hpboro.com

Contact: Police Department

(732) 572-3800

*Please provide your name, phone number, case number and e-mail address in your request

File an Open Public Records Act (OPRA) Request

Download an OPRA form from hpboro.com/departments/clerk and complete and send it to jhullings@hpboro.com

OR

Leave your completed form in the mailbox (So. 6th Ave)

Contact: Clerk’s Office

(732) 777-6014

Request a Marriage License

At this time the Borough Clerk's office is unable to process Marriage Licenses.

Call the Borough Clerk at (732) 777-6014 with questions.

Register to Vote

Changing Party Affiliation

Requesting an Absentee Ballot

Visit hpboro.com/departments/clerk and follow instructions from the County and the State

Contact: Clerk’s Office

(732) 777-6014

Apply for Permits/Licenses

 

Visit the hpboro.com homepage’s “I Want To…” tab and selecting “Apply for Permits & Licenses”

The license/permit applications below should be sent to jhullings@hpboro.com in the Clerk’s Office:

  • Business License

  • Cat/Dog License

  • Massage License

  • Raffle License

  • Taxi Operator

  • Taxi Owner

    The license/permit applications below should be sent to asorbino@hpboro.com in the Code Enforcement Office:

  • Construction Permit

  • New Business Zoning Permit

  • Rental Property Registration

  • Retail Food

  • Street Opening Permit

  • Tree Removal Permit

  • Zoning Permit

All of the above permit/license applications can also be left at Borough Hall in the mailbox (6th Street) or mailed:

221 So. 5th Avenue

Highland Park, NJ 08904

Register for Summer Camp

Visit HighlandParkRec.com to register and pay

OR

E-mail abaay@hpboro.com for a copy of the application which you can either drop off at Borough Hall in the mailbox at rear entrance of Borough Hall (off So. 6th Ave) or mail to:

221 So. 5th Avenue

Highland Park, NJ 08904

Contact: Recreation Department

(732) 819-0052