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Applicants must bring two (2) valid ID’s. Driver’s License, Passport or Birth Certificate.
Either bride or groom must reside in Bound Brook
Applicants must provide proof of residency
Both Bride and Groom must personally come to Borough Hall accompanied by one witness.
The witness must be over the age of 18 and know both applicants.

If previously married, a copy of the final judgment of divorce should be provided. If a Widow please provide a Death Certificate.
The application fee is $28.00. Cash or two checks. $25.00 and $3.00.
Be prepared to give the name and address of the person performing the ceremony as well as the date of marriage.
There is a mandatory 72 hour waiting period.
It is a good idea to come in about three weeks before your intended marriage date.
Requisitos Para Casamiento 
Se necesita dos formas de identificación de cada persona. Licencia de conducir, Pasaporte vigente. Partida de nacimiento opcional.
Un testigo que sea mayor de 18 anos y que conozca a los dos.
Si fue casado anteriormente, se necesita el juramento final del divorcio. Si enviudo el certificado defuncion.
Costo de la aplicación: $28.00. en efectivo o en cheque, si paga con cheques necesita dos cheques. $25.00 y de $3.00.
Hay una espera mandatoria de tres dias.
Por favor aplicar con tres semanas de anticipo antes de la fecha fijada para su boda.
Marriage License Application
(includes Birth, Marriage, Civil Unions and Death Certificates)
The following certified copies are available from the Registrar of the Borough of Bound Brook:
Marriages occurring in the Borough of Bound Brook
Birthdate occurring in the Borough of Bound Brook
Civil Unions occurring in the Borough of Bound Brook
Deaths occurring and pronounced in the Borough of Bound Brook
Certified copies are only issued to those individuals who have a direct link to the individual(s) named on the record.  The requestor must provide proof of his identity and relationship.
If you are requesting a vital record for someone other than yourself, you must be an immediate member of the family.
This includes parents, legal guardians, spouses, children, grandchildren, and siblings of legal age.
A grandparent, aunt, uncle, or in-law cannot request a vital record.
Each certified copy is $20.00 and must be accompanied by the completed and signed application form.  (See form link below).  You may come to Borough Hall during business hours to obtain a copy of a vital record.
Certified Copy of Vital Records Application
To request a certificate by mail:
  • Send completed and signed form
    Certified Copy of Vital Records Application
  • Enclose photo copies of valid ID (do not send original documents)
  • Each certified copy is $20.00 and must be accompanied by the completed and signed application form.
  • Enclose a Check for desired number of copies ($20 per copy) made payable to the Borough of Bound Brook
  • Make up a Self-addressed stamped letter envelope to mail certified copy back .
  • Mail all of above to:
    Borough of Bound Brook
    230 Hamilton Street
    Bound Brook, NJ  08805
    Attention: Registrar
Parking Permits for Municipal Commuter Lots – Hang tags for rear view mirror is issued after filling out Parking Permit Application and paying $50 per vehicle/per month at the Municipal Building located on 230 Hamilton Street, Bound Brook, NJ 08805
A Dog or Cat License can be obtained by filling out an Application for a Dog License or Cat License to the Borough Clerk’s Office at the Bound Brook Municipal Building and shall give the following information:
A general description of the dog or cat including breed, sex, age, color and markings, and whether the animal is of a long or short haired variety.
Name, street and post office address of the owner of the animal, and the person who shall keep the dog if other than the owner.
Certificate of Rabies vaccination is required pursuant to subsection 5-2.8-5.12.
Registration numbers shall be issued in the order in which applications are received.
Fees involved: $19 for a neutered dog, $21 for a non-neutered dog; or $5 for a neutered cat, $10 for a non-neutered cat.
Each license must be renewed yearly by the end of January or pay an extra fee of $5.