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Township of Lower

Lower Township Municipal Clerk

Julie Picard - Township Clerk
Email | Phone: (609) 886-2005 | Fax: (609) 886-9488

Karen Fournier - DeputyRegistrar / Deputy Clerk
Email | Phone: (609) 886-2005 | Fax: (609) 886-9488

Amy Belasco - Registrar
Email | Phone: (609) 886-2005 | Fax: (609) 886-9488

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The Municipal Clerk’s Office is located in the Municipal Building, 2600 Bayshore Road, Villas, NJ 08251 and is open Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. excluding holidays.

It is a public service office that performs a wide variety of department functions and citizen services with the main objective to provide prompt and courteous service to the citizens of Lower Township.

The Municipal Clerk is entrusted with numerous and diverse duties under both State law and local ordinances. The Municipal Clerk serves as secretary to the Governing Body, secretary to the Municipal Corporation, Election Official (under Title 19), and Administrative Official at the municipal government level.

In addition, the Clerk's Office maintains records including all Resolutions, Ordinances, agendas, and minutes for the municipality. The Clerk is the Registrar of Voters for the municipality, administers local elections and issues licenses and permits.

Vital Records

The Registrar maintains permanent records of births, marriages and deaths that occur within Lower Township. Applications for a Marriage or Civil Union license for Lower Township residents or out of state residents wishing to have their ceremony in Lower Township’s municipal boundaries can be obtained in the Clerk’s Office. The application and instructions are available in the form center of the Township's website. Applicants may print the application and complete side one. Side two must be completed in the Clerk's Office. Proper documentation for both applicants and the witness must be provided for the Registrar’s review upon the filing of the application. An APPOINTMENT IS REQUIRED to apply for a license.

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