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Welcome to the Borough of North Plainfield. Thank you for visiting North Plainfield's website. We hope you will find it useful and easy to navigate. Please visit often to learn about all the news, activities, and services North Plainfield has to offer.


During flooding or inclement weather, or when emergency sirens sound - listen to North Plainfield Radio: 1630AM

Emergency Notification Program Overview more


Do Not Knock Registry Request Form more

Go Paperless, Go Green, with Your Sewer Bill!

The Borough of North Plainfield is offering a voluntary automated paperless sewer billing program which will allow you to receive your sewer bill via e-mail. The program is only applicable to SEWER bills and bears NO COST to the homeowner. For any homeowner wishing to enroll, Please print out this form, complete the information and forward to the Sewer/ Tax Collector's Office. If you chose NOT to enroll in the automated billing, you will still receive a paper bill from the Borough in March 2017. If you have any questions please call 908-769-2908. We also would like to remind you at this time that you can pay, or determine balances owed on, your sewer and tax bills on-line through our Payment Portal.

Property Tax and Sewer Account Payments/Inquiries

The Borough of North Plainfield is proud to announce that property tax and sewer account information and on-line payments are now possible through this website. Click on the link below for access to current property tax and sewer charges, and delinquent property tax and sewer balances (including current interest and lien status of a property). Assessment and ownership information is also available.

Web Info Payment Portal

Homestead Benefit Deadline

Just a friendly reminder that the due date for the 2015 Homestead Benefit is November 30, 2017. We encourage anyone who has not yet filed their application to please do so ASAP.
If anyone needs an application, assistance with filing, or just to verify receipt, they may visit our office at 75 Veterans Memorial Dr. Somerville, NJ 08876 (M-F, 8:30-4:30). more

Library Renovations Have Begun! more

Annual Tree Lighting and Santa Comes To Town

Come celebrate two Annual North Plainfield traditions together.
The annual Holiday Tree Lighting and Santa Comes to Town.
Everyone is invited to join us at Vermeule for Santa's arrival on 11/26/2017 at 4 pm.
Holiday music, balloon caricatures, hot chocolate, cookies, other refreshments, and more!
Mayor Giordano will celebrate the holiday season by lighting the tree. more

Happy Thanksgiving!

The Borough wishes all a wonderful Thanksgiving!

Free Thanksgiving Dinner

Free Thanksgiving Dinner
11/18/17 - 1pm - 3pm
Watchung Avenue Presbyterian Church - 170 Watchung Ave, North Plainfield
Sponsored by Zeta Phi Beta Sorority
Volunteers and Donations needed! more

Veterans Day Ceremony

American Legion Ball-Kirsch Post 265 will conduct a short Veterans Day Ceremony at Memorial Park on Saturday, Nov. 11 at 11:00 AM . The public is invited to attend.

No Shave November more

Free Rabies Clinic 11/18/17

Free Rabies Clinic 11/18/17
Sponsored by The North Plainfield Health Office.
North Plainfield Firehouse - 8 Lincoln Place

Somerset County Clerk's Office Extends Hours for Mail-In Ballot Voters more

Change Your Clock - Change Your Battery

North Plainfield Senior citizens can have their smoke detectors checked and the batteries replaced by the North Plainfield Fire Department. Schedule an appointment by calling the NPFD at: 908 769-2935.

Do you have a File Of Life? Get information at or contact the NP Fire Department.

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Applying for a Marriage License or Civil Union License

Requirements for Applying for a Marriage License or Civil Union License. more

Garage Sale Ordinance

Per Ordinance No. 10-03 - a new Garage Sale Ordinance has come into force, effective today (March 29, 2010). The application fee is now $10.00 instead of $5.00. Permits are now two days in duration instead of three days, and applicants are now allowed to take out three permits/year instead of two. Click here for new Garage Sale application form

View Ordinance

Federal DOT Battery Regulation

Due to a new Federal DOT regulation, starting Jan. 1, 2010 Somerset County Recycling will no longer pickup household batteries curbside.

Homeowners Guide to Proper Household Battery Management

Battery Clarification Letter

Types Of Batteries to Recycle

Press Release Archive


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