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Oceanport Borough Hall:

315 E. Main Street
Oceanport, NJ 07757

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general information / faq

Frequently Asked Questions

Borough Hall Contact Info
Brush and Branch Disposal
Building Materials
Bulk Trash
Certificate of Occupancy Information
Clinging Jellyfish Information
Dog and Cat Licenses
Garbage Containers
Metals, Tires and Appliances
Monmouth County Special Needs Registry
Recycling Curbside Pick Up
Taxes


 

 

Borough Hall Contact Info

To contact Borough Hall please call 222-8221 or 222-8179.

 

Brush and Branch Disposal

Brush Clippings and branch disposal are part of your garbage service. Three (3) bundles may be placed at the curb with your garbage each collection day. All branches/brush clippings must be tied in bundles not exceeding 3 feet in diameter or 5 feet in length. This includes hedge and bush clippings. There is no pick up for tree stumps or individual tree limbs or branches that exceed 3 inches in diameter.

 

Building Materials

No building material including doors and wooden fences are picked up by either the Trash contractor or Public Works. Building materials are NOT considered bulk. Building materials are anything used to construct the home such as cabinets, vanities, sheetrock, tile, wood, windows, doors, etc. Construction debris, wood, windows or doors will NOT be collected and cannot be placed at the curb with your bulk. Most of the above items may be brought to the Monmouth County Reclamation Center located off of Shafto Road in Tinton Falls. For more information on disposal hours and cost you may call the Monmouth County Reclamation Center at 732-683-8686.

Contractors are responsible for removal and disposal of their debris.

 

Bulk Trash

Bulk items are collected by the garbage contractor EVERY WEEK on your 2nd COLLECTION DAY (Thurs., Fri., Sat.). Up to (3) three pieces can be placed at the curb with your regular garbage. Bulk items include furniture, carpeting, mattresses, box springs, etc. Call (732) 222-8221 if you're unsure of the item.

 

Metals, Tires and Appliances

Public Works will pick up any metal, tires or appliances such as refrigerators, dishwashers, air conditioners etc. Place the item(s) at the curb and then call (732) 222-8221 , Monday thru Friday 9 – 4 p.m. to schedule pickup. Items must be placed at the curb with all doors removed.

 

Certificate of Occupancy Information

C.O. for rental/resale is required whenever there is a change of occupancy for a property.

For Residential C.O.
Application is made in the Clerk's Office at Borough Hall for a fee of $50. After the application is made, the Housing Inspector will contact you within 7 business days to schedule the inspection. There is no checklist available, however, all properties should have smoke and carbon monoxide detectors, a fire extinguisher and generally good conditions.

For Commerical C.O.
Contact the Building Department at (732) 222-0641

 

Dog and Cat Licenses

Dog and cat licenses are renewable in January every year. The dogs and cats must have a rabies vaccine valid thru October of that year to obtain or renew a license.

If rabies vaccine is current, licenses can be renewed by mail by sending to:

Borough of Oceanport
315 E. Main Street
Oceanport, NJ 07757

Fees are $12 for neutered/spayed and $15 if not. To check if rabies vaccine is current call 732-222-8221.

Cat licenses are renewable in January every year.
Click here for application and additional information.

Dog licenses are renewable in January every year.
Click here for application and additional information.

 

Garbage Containers

Garbage containers should not exceed 35 gallons in volume or 50 pounds. Please remember your containers are picked up by a person not a machine.

 

Recycling Curbside Pick Up

Recycling curbside pick up is the 1st and 3rd Wednesday or Thursday of each month. Those residents living west of Myrtle Ave have pick up on Wednesday and east of Myrtle Ave. have Thursday pick ups.

 

Taxes

Taxes are due the 1st of February, May, August and November each year.