Health Officer: Dr. Paul Masaba
(908) 231-7155
Registrar of Vital Statistics: Cindy Danois (908) 769-2907
 

Point of contact for food safety inspections, rabies clinics, public health nuisance complaints, public swimming pool inspections, annual health fairs, and North Plainfield Tobacco Age of Sale Program.


The Somerset County Department of Health is the health department for the Borough of North Plainfield. For more information on the health department and services provided, such as childhood immunization clinics and flu vaccination clinic schedules, please contact the Somerset County Department of Health at (908) 231-7155, between the hours of 8:30 AM- 4:30 PM, Monday to Friday or visit their website at www.co.somerset.nj.us/health

For recycling questions or supplies, cat/dog licenses, marriage license applications, death certificates, food licensing and inspections, please call (908) 769-2907.

The Borough does have a local ordinance regarding leash control for dogs and removal of feces. Rabies vaccination and licensing is required for dogs and cats. Ord. # 382, 55.1, 5.2, 5.3.1

Marriage License Requirements - English

Marriage Application Form

Marriage License Requirements - Spanish


Animal Control Services: Plainfield Area Humane Society

The Community Visiting Nurse Association of Somerville is offering a free health clinic for all non-insured children residing in North Plainfield from 0-18 years old. The clinic is open the last Wednesday of each month at the Vermeule Mansion . To make an appointment, dial 908-725-9355 and speak with Joanne.

Pet Licensing – It is very important to get your pet licensed. Licensing provides an immediate confirmation that the pet is vaccinated against Rabies and can assist in returning your pet should it become lost. Licensing fees also support spay/neutering clinics. To register dogs: Please provide current rabies vaccination record and spay/neuter information. Also required is owner info, driver’s license, pet Information. To register cats: Same as for dogs. Fees: Spayed/neutered dogs: $19.20 – non spayed/neutered - $22.20 Spayed/neutered cats: $10.00 – non spayed/neutered - $13.00 A free Rabies Clinic is offered once a year – It is typically held on the Saturday morning before Thanksgiving, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (at the discretion of the Vet), North Plainfield Firehouse – 8 Lincoln Place (Borough Hall) Please visit or call the Health Department for more information.

JFK Medical Center
Overlook Hospital
Somerset Medical Center
Town Meetings
Tuesday 24 July 2018
7:00PM
Historic Preservaton Commission
Wednesday 25 July 2018
7:00PM
Rent Stabilization Board
7:00PM
Planning Board
Monday 30 July 2018
7:30PM
Council Agenda Conference
7:30PM
Regular Council Meeting
Wednesday 1 August 2018
7:30PM
Board of Adjustment
Thursday 2 August 2018
6:00PM
Architectural Design Review Board
Wednesday 8 August 2018
7:00PM
Planning Board
Monday 13 August 2018
5:00PM
Shade Tree Advisory Board
7:30PM
Council Agenda Conference
7:30PM
Regular Council Meeting
Wednesday 15 August 2018
7:30PM
Board of Adjustment

Community Events
Saturday 21 July 2018
9:00AM - 2:00PM
Farmers Market and Music
1:00PM - 3:00PM
Digitizing Somerset
Wednesday 25 July 2018
7:30PM - 9:00PM
Outdoor Concert - Smooth Band Orchestra
Saturday 28 July 2018
9:00AM - 2:00PM
Farmers Market
Tuesday 31 July 2018
7:00PM - 8:30PM
NP Business Association
Wednesday 1 August 2018
7:00PM - 8:00PM
Classical Music Through The Ages
Saturday 4 August 2018
9:00AM - 2:00PM
NAACP Executive Committee Meeting
9:00AM - 2:00PM
Farmers Market and Music
10:00AM - 4:30PM
AARP Smart Driver Course
Wednesday 8 August 2018
7:30PM - 9:00PM
Outdoor Concert - ReUNITED
Saturday 11 August 2018
9:00AM - 2:00PM
Farmers Market
Tuesday 14 August 2018
6:30PM - 7:30PM
Farm Market Workshop
Saturday 18 August 2018
9:00AM - 2:00PM
Farmers Market and Music

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(908)769-2900
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