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
Monday 24 September 2018
7:30PM
Council Agenda Conference
7:30PM
Regular Council Meeting
Tuesday 25 September 2018
7:00PM
Youth Services Commission
7:00PM
Municipal Alliance Committee
7:00PM
Historic Preservaton Commission
Wednesday 26 September 2018
7:00PM
Planning Board
Wednesday 3 October 2018
7:30PM
Board of Adjustment
Thursday 4 October 2018
6:00PM
Architectural Design Review Board
Tuesday 9 October 2018
7:30PM
Council Agenda Conference
7:30PM
Regular Council Meeting
Wednesday 10 October 2018
7:00PM
Planning Board
Monday 15 October 2018
5:00PM
Shade Tree Advisory Board
Tuesday 16 October 2018
7:00PM
Historic Preservaton Commission
7:30PM
Board Of Parks And Recreation Committee
Wednesday 17 October 2018
7:30PM
Board of Adjustment

Community Events
Saturday 22 September 2018
All day
First Day of Fall!
9:00AM - 2:00PM
Farmers Market
7:30PM - 9:30PM
Outdoor Movie Night!
Monday 24 September 2018
7:00PM - 8:00PM
English Convo Group
Tuesday 25 September 2018
1:00PM - 3:00PM
Free Health Screenings
7:00PM - 8:00PM
Beginner Spanish Course
7:00PM - 8:30PM
NP Business Association
Saturday 29 September 2018
8:30AM - 1:00PM
Fall Clean Community Day!
Monday 1 October 2018
7:00PM - 8:00PM
English Convo Group
Tuesday 2 October 2018
1:00PM - 3:00PM
Free Health Screenings
Saturday 6 October 2018
12:00PM - 3:00PM
Senior Picnic
Sunday 7 October 2018 - Saturday 13 October 2018
8:00AM - 6:00PM
Fire Prevention Week
Monday 8 October 2018
All day
Columbus Day - Borough Hall Closed
7:00PM - 8:00PM
English Convo Group
Tuesday 9 October 2018
7:00PM - 8:00PM
Beginner Spanish Course
Wednesday 10 October 2018
7:00PM - 8:30PM
Inside The Real World of Ghost Hunting
Saturday 13 October 2018
10:00AM - 2:00PM
Fire Department Open House
10:00AM - 5:00PM
Weekend Journey Through The Past
11:00AM
Bilingual Monoprint Workshop
Sunday 14 October 2018
12:00PM - 4:00PM
Weekend Journey Through The Past
Monday 15 October 2018
7:00PM - 8:00PM
English Convo Group

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(908)769-2900
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