Chesterfield Township, NJ
Office Hours: 9am to 4pm, Monday thru Friday
Please be advised that a dog license cannot be issued if the rabies vaccination expires in the current year.
A Free Rabies Vaccine Clinic was held at the Recreation Building in Fenton Lane Park on March 11, 2017. Dog licenses were not issued during the clinic. Dog licenses are due March 31, 2017. See below for cost and renewal information. Failure to renew by March 31st will result in a $5.00 month per dog late fee.
Please note: All dogs 6 months old or older or having a permanent set of teeth must have a dog license.
Dog licenses are now processed at the Police Department Office during normal business hours. Questions call (609)291-0912.
Dog license renewal forms are mailed in January to all homeowners who have previously licensed their dogs in Chesterfield Township. To renew a dog licenses, send please send the form and any necessary documentation with the required fee to Chesterfield Twp. Dog Registrar, 300 Bordentown-Chesterfield Rd, Chesterfield, NJ 08515 by March 31st. All documentation and the dog licenses will be mailed back to you. You may also renew or get a new dog licenses at the Police Department during normal business hours, Monday thru Friday.If you have misplaced the renewal form or have a new dog to license, you may use the form below. Please read the information carefully on the form. You can use your computer's mouse and then print function to complete the form.
If you have any questions about the contents of
this form, please contact the Aggie at 291-0912.
Please notify the Township if your dog is now deceased or no longer owned.
TOWNSHIP ORDINANCE STATES: No person who owns or shall have the custody of any dog shall permit the same to run at large in any public street or in any public place or upon property other than that of its owner. All dogs in the recreation areas throughout the Township are required to be leashed. Failure to leash your dog and / or clean up after your dog will subject you to the penalties prescribed by Township Ordinance.
Allowing dogs to run at large is punishable by a fine.
The Animal Control Officer can be contacted by calling (609)
Lost dogs picked up by the Animal Control officer are taken to the
Burlington County Animal Shelter in Westampton Township.