Portrait of George Washington Borough of Washington, Warren County, New Jersey


Laurie Barton, Borough Clerk, R.M.C., email
General Information 689-3600 ext. 113
Hours: 8:00 am to 12:00 Noon
and 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Monday - Thursday


General Duties: The clerk acts as secretary to the governing body, assisting in the formulation of all meeting agendas, recording minutes of the meeting; and certifying resolutions and ordinances. The clerk issues dog and cat licenses, business licenses, retail food licenses, bingo and raffle licenses, marriage licenses, yard and garage sale permits, sewer tap permits, street opening permits, parking stickers and garbage stickers. The clerk is in charge of school, county and municipal elections in the Borough and is also the registrar responsible for recording deaths, births, and marriages. The clerk also conducts municipal assessment searches.

The following forms are provided here for your convenience.

Certified Copies for Marriage, Death and Birth Adobe PDF document
Taxi and Limo License Application Adobe PDF document