1070 Route 202/31   •    908-782-8536   •     Fax: 908-782-1967

Seal of East Amwell Township

Dog Licensing


  • All dogs living in the Township must be licensed.  If the dog is a puppy, it does not have to be licensed until seven months old.  The puppy must have received a one year rabies shot before the license can be issued.
  • All licenses are renewable during January and February.  After March 1st, owners of unlicensed dogs will be charged a late fee of $25.00 per dog. 


  • You may apply in person or by mail.
  • Proof of rabies vaccine  (inoculations must cover the entire licensing year)
  • Proof of spay/neuter (if applicable)
  • An exemption can be granted if a licensed veterinarian completes a certificate of EXEMPTION FROM RABIES VACCINATION form available from our office or download at http://www.state.nj.us.health/forms/vph28.
  • Payment by check or cash:  Altered $12.00                    Un-Altered $15.00
  • If making payment by mail be sure to include a self-addressed stamped envelope for return of your license - also please mark the outside of the payment envelope “Attention Dog License”.


           Monday - Friday -  8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
           Tuesday Evening - 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

MAILING ADDRESS:   East Amwell Township
                                       1070 Route 202/31
                                       Ringoes, NJ 08551

All verification papers for shots and spay/neuter will be returned with the license and tag.

Click here for Application Form