Public Records Services

Records Requests

Submitting your request online allows you to type your information with ease and track every aspect of our process. This allows for more transparency in the process and allows for quickest and most efficient response times. 

Open Public Records Act (OPRA) N.J.S.A. 47:1A-1

The State of New Jersey enacted the Open Public Records Act which allows access to records deemed to be Government Records. The definition of a government records can be found under C.47:1A-1.1 Definitions on the State of New Jersey Government Records Council website.

Archival Records & Records Management

The Township Clerks Office maintains the archival records for the Township beginning in 1897. Records prior to that are kept at Rutgers University. The Township is working on microfilming records and imaging records for online access through a grant program offered by the State Division of Archives and Records Management and shared service program with the County of Monmouth.