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
Monday 22 April 2019
7:30PM
Council Meeting at Community Center
Tuesday 23 April 2019
7:00PM
Historic Preservation Commission
Wednesday 24 April 2019
7:00PM
Planning Board
Wednesday 1 May 2019
7:30PM - 8:30PM
Board of Adjustment
Thursday 2 May 2019
6:00PM
Architectural Design Review Board
Monday 6 May 2019
7:30PM
Regular Council Meeting
Wednesday 8 May 2019
7:00PM
Planning Board
Thursday 9 May 2019
7:30PM - 8:30PM
Economic Development Committee Meeting
Monday 13 May 2019
5:00PM - 6:00PM
Shade Tree Advisory Board Meeting
Wednesday 15 May 2019
7:30PM - 8:30PM
Board of Adjustment
Monday 20 May 2019
7:30PM
Regular Council Meeting
Tuesday 21 May 2019
7:30PM
Board Of Parks And Recreation Committee

Community Events
Monday 22 April 2019
7:00PM - 8:00PM
English Conversation Group
Thursday 25 April 2019
6:00PM - 8:00PM
Citizenship Classes
Saturday 27 April 2019
8:30AM - 11:30AM
Fishing Derby
9:30AM - 3:30PM
Giant Yard Sale - Friends of Vermeule Mansion
1:30PM - 4:30PM
Books Turned Movies Film Discussion
Sunday 28 April 2019
9:30AM - 3:30PM
Rain Date - Giant Yard Sale - Friends of Vermeule Mansion
Monday 29 April 2019
7:00PM - 8:00PM
English Conversation Group
Tuesday 30 April 2019
1:00PM - 3:00PM
Free Health Screenings
Thursday 2 May 2019
1:00PM - 2:00PM
Book Discussion
6:00PM - 8:00PM
Citizenship Classes
Saturday 4 May 2019
8:30AM - 12:00PM
Spring Clean Community Day
Monday 6 May 2019
7:00PM - 8:00PM
English Conversation Group
Tuesday 7 May 2019
6:00PM - 8:00PM
Writer's Group
Wednesday 8 May 2019
7:00PM - 8:00PM
Mental and Physical Clutter Connection
Thursday 9 May 2019
6:00PM - 8:00PM
Citizenship Classes
Saturday 11 May 2019
9:00AM - 12:00PM
Parks & Recreation Camp/Playground Sign-Ups
Sunday 12 May 2019
All day
Mothers Day
Monday 13 May 2019
7:00PM - 8:00PM
English Conversation Group
Thursday 16 May 2019
6:00PM - 8:00PM
Citizenship Classes
7:15PM - 8:30PM
Book Discussion
Saturday 18 May 2019
3:00PM - 4:30PM
Edible Wonders, Edible Petals
Monday 20 May 2019
7:00PM - 8:00PM
English Conversation Group
Tuesday 21 May 2019
6:00PM - 8:00PM
Writer's Group

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(908)769-2900
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