Code Enforcement / Zoning Office

Barnegat Twp.
Code Enforcement Officer – John Durasky

609-698-0080 Ext. 159


Refrigerators, air conditioners, tires and propane tanks require payment of a fee to the Township Clerk’s office. Placing items out for collection without an appointment or more than (12) hours prior to scheduled collection is a code violation subject to summons.

Garage Sale Signs. Posters & Notices on utility poles, light poles, street signs or trees are a violation of Barnegat Township’s Anti-Litter Ordinance and are subject to summons.

  • Your signs may be staked in the ground and must be removed within 48 hours after the sale.

If you are thinking of having a Garage/Yard Sale, don’t forget to get your permit from the Clerk’s Office.  Permits cost $5.00 for three consecutive days and residents are permitted to have four sales per year.

Rental Properties require a Certificate of Occupancy prior to every new tenant and must be registered with the Municipal Clerk, providing information for the person responsible for property maintenance. Units rented for less than thirty (30) days require a yearly C.O. Failure to file this information or keep it current will subject the property owner to summons.

Sale of House  – Letter of No Interest now required for resales.

Fences require a Zoning Permit. There is no setback requirement along the sides and rear lot lines, but they must be inside the property and have the finished (good) side facing adjoining properties. Along a street line they must be set back one (1′) foot from the property line.

Litter/Debris on external premises, including overflowing rubbish containers, is a code violation and subject to summons if not corrected upon notice.

Dogs  are not permitted to habitually bark, damage property or create a similar nuisance.  Popcorn Park Zoo may be contacted at 609 693-1900 in the event of violations to Chapter 44-16 of the Barnegat Township Code

Snow & Ice Removal from sidewalks must be done within twelve (12) hours of daylight after the snow or ice falls or forms. Failure to do so is a code violation subject to summons.

Tree Clearing Permits are required prior to cutting trees.

Tax and Utility Payments

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3* Trash Only Route 4 at 8:20 am
4* Meadowedge Committee at 8:00 am
* Historic Preservation at 10:00 am
5 6* Trash and Recycling Route 1 at 8:20 am
7* Trash and Recycling Route 5 at 9:14 am
8* Trash and Recycling Route 2 at 9:14 am
9* Trash and Recycling Route 3 at 9:14 am
* Shade Tree Commission at 7:00 pm
* Rent Leveling Board at 7:00 pm
10* Trash and Recycling Route 4 at 9:15 am
12 13* Columbus Day at 5:29 am
* Trash Only - Route 1 at 5:42 am
14* Town Hall is Open Today at 6:19 am
* Trash Only - Route 5 at 6:20 am
* Columbus Day at 12:03 pm
15* Trash Only - Route 2 at 5:45 am
* Water/Sewer Bill Due at 5:48 am
16* Trash Only - Route 3 at 5:48 am
* Economic Development at 7:30 pm
17* Trash Only - Route 4 at 5:49 am
* Municipal Alliance at 7:30 pm
19 20* Trash & Recycling - Route 1 at 5:51 am
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22* Trash & Recycling - Route 2 at 5:52 am
* Open Space at 7:00 pm
23* Trash & Recycling - Route 3 at 5:52 am
* Recreation Commission at 7:30 pm
24* Trash & Recycling - Route 4 at 5:53 am
25* Halloween Fall Festival-Gazebo at 5:53 am
26 27* Trash Only - Route 1 at 5:54 am
* Leaf Pick-up Begins Route 1 at 5:54 am
28* Trash Only - Route 5 at 5:55 am
* Senior Advisory Board at 10:00 am
* Planning Board at 7:30 pm
29* Trash Only - Route 2 at 5:55 am
30* Trash Only - Route 3 at 5:55 am
31* Trick or Treat Drive Safe at 5:56 am
* Trash Only - Route 4 at 5:56 am

Vial of Life Project

We proudly offer Vial of Life decals to our community for free. We feel that the Vial of Life Project is a most important program for protecting seniors and others in need.

We would like to thank American Senior Safety Medical Alarm Systems for donating these kits to our organization.

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