Acting Health Officer: James Norgalis
(908) 231-7177
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: $22.20 – non spayed/neutered - $25.20 Spayed/neutered cats: $13.00 – non spayed/neutered - $16.00 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
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Town Meetings
Wednesday 16 January 2019
7:30PM - 8:30PM
Board of Adjustment
Tuesday 22 January 2019
7:00PM - 8:00PM
Municipal Alliance/Youth Services Meeting
7:00PM
Historic Preservation Commission
Wednesday 23 January 2019
7:00PM
Planning Board
Thursday 31 January 2019
7:30PM - 8:30PM
Economic Development Committee Meeting
Wednesday 6 February 2019
7:30PM - 8:30PM
Board of Adjustment
Thursday 7 February 2019
6:00PM
Architectural Design Review Board
Monday 11 February 2019
5:00PM - 6:00PM
Shade Tree Advisory Board Meeting
7:30PM
Regular Council Meeting
Wednesday 13 February 2019
7:00PM
Planning Board

Community Events
Saturday 19 January 2019
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Winter Crafts
Monday 21 January 2019
All day
Martin Luther King Jr. Day - Borough Hall and Schools Closed
Tuesday 22 January 2019
1:00PM - 3:00PM
Free Health Screenings
Saturday 26 January 2019
9:00AM - 12:00PM
MLK Day of Service - Canned Food & Sock Drive
Monday 28 January 2019
7:00PM - 8:00PM
English Conversation Group
Thursday 31 January 2019
6:00PM - 8:00PM
Citizenship Classes
Saturday 2 February 2019
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Winter Crafts
Monday 4 February 2019
7:00PM - 8:00PM
English Conversation Group
Tuesday 5 February 2019
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Computer Help
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events (CRASE)
Wednesday 6 February 2019
6:00PM - 8:00PM
Passport Services
Thursday 7 February 2019
6:00PM - 8:00PM
Citizenship Classes
Sunday 10 February 2019
3:00PM - 5:00PM
Music at The Mansion with Sean Gough
Monday 11 February 2019
7:00PM - 8:00PM
English Conversation Group
Tuesday 12 February 2019
All day
Lincoln's Birthday
Thursday 14 February 2019
6:00PM - 8:00PM
Citizenship Classes

263 Somerset Street North Plainfield, New Jersey 07060
(908)769-2900
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