Animal Licensing

All dogs and cats that are at least 7 months old must be counted and licensed each year by the Borough of Florham Park as per Chapter 96 and Chapter 108 of the Code of Florham Park. Dog and cat licenses must be renewed by January 1st of each year. N.J. state law requires that all animals must show proof of a current rabies vaccination that is valid through November 1st of the licensing year in order to renew. There are no exceptions. For fee information and to download an application, click on the applications icon on the home page.

Pet License Application


  • All dog owners should familiarize themselves with State and local regulations regarding responsible dog ownership. Please refer to Chapter 108 of the Borough Code
  • All dogs and cats at least 7 months of age are required to be licensed.  They are also required to have a rabies vaccination that is valid through Nov. 1st of the current year.
  • Local ordinance prohibits anyone from feeding stray dogs and cats.

Violations of the above are subject to enforcement actions and fines.

For questions, please contact the Health Department at: 973-410-5319.