2018 Dog Licenses

Dog Licensing Information & Application

For a Stillwater Township Dog Licensing application, click here.

All dogs over seven (7) months old MUST BE LICENSED.  In order for a license to be issued, the State of New Jersey requires that the animal is vaccinated against rabies.  The rabies certificate must not expire prior to November 1st of the licensing year and if it does the animal will have to be re vaccinated.  Vaccinating early should not harm your animal however if your vet feels the animal should not be vaccinated early, have your vet write a note stating why the pet cannot be vaccinated and then a license can be issued.

Dog licenses may be obtained:

  • At the Stillwater Township Municipal Building between the hours of 8:00am and 4:00pm, Monday through Friday.
  • Mailed  to Stillwater Township Municipal, 964 Stillwater Road, Newton, NJ 07860.  They may also be placed in the black lock box located next to the Municipal Office front doors,  after hours. Any questions please call the Municipal Office at 973-383-9484.
  • Please provide proof of rabies vaccination and certification of spaying/neutering (where applicable). If applying by mail please include a copy of a valid rabies certificate.
  • – If you no longer own your dog, if it is deceased, or you have moved out of Stillwater Township, please notify this office immediately. Failure to do so can result in unnecessary paperwork in the future and a possible summons.
  • – Fees: $11.00 for spayed/neutered dog and $14.00 if the dog is not
  • – Important Note: A 2018 license will not be issued if the current rabies vaccination expires BEFORE NOVEMBER 1, 2018.  A late fee of $5.00 is assessed for each delinquent month for each dog license issued after January 31st of the calendar year for which the license is required.

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