Division of Health

MISSION STATEMENT
It is the mission of the Morristown Division of Health to provide programs and services which promote and protect the health, welfare, and safety of all the men, women, and children who live, work, or do business in the Town of Morristown.

Provided Services

  • Public Health Administration
  • Retail Food Establishment Inspections
  • Environmental Inspections
  • Dog & Cat Licensing
  • Animal Control
  • Public Health Nursing
  • Health Education
  • Vital Statistics

Vital Statistics

The Registrar of Vital Statistics is historically part of the Health and Human Services Department however, it is under the direction of the Administration.

Vital Statistics is located at 200 South Street, 1st floor – lobby, Morristown NJ 07960.

Service window hours of operation: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 4pm (closed on holidays)

For more information about birth, marriage, civil union, death certificates, etc.: https://www.townofmorristown.org/vital

To make an appointment: 973-292-6705 or via email at vitalstats@townofmorristown.org

Environmental Health

Services are based on State and local sanitary codes and are conducted by Registered Environmental Health Specialists (REHS) in the following areas:

  • Retail Food Establishments
  • Recreational Bathing Facilities
  • School & Childcare Facilities
  • Youth Camps
  • Body Art Establishments (tattoo, piercing, etc.)
  • Beauty, Barber, and Nail Salons
  • Massage & Bodywork Establishments
  • Retail Electronic Smoking Device Establishments (enforcement)
  •  Environmental Lead Investigations

 

Licensing Bureau

  • Retail Food Establishments, including:
    • Mobile Food Vendors
    • Temporary Food Vendor/Events
    • Vending Machines
  • Mobile Food Vendors
  • Temporary Food Vendor/Events
  • Vending Machines
  • Recreational Bathing
  • Beauty, Barber, and Nail Salons (registration)
  • Massage & Bodywork Establishments
  • Body Art Establishments (tattoo, piercing, etc.)
  • Tanning Establishments
  • Retail Electronic Smoking Device Establishments
  • Pet Shops
  • Demolition Permit