Mendham Township Health Department

(973) 543-4555  ext. 218

Melanie Politi, Board of Health Secretary 


                  Morris County Office of Health Management 973-631-5484
                       Randolph Township Animal Control:  973-989-7050




     Health services in Mendham Township are conducted under the direction of a five member Board of Health.  Board of Health meetings are held the last Monday of the Month at Town Hall at 7:30 p.m.  To view the members of the Board of Health click here.  Residents seeking additional information on health services should contact the Health Department at 973 543-4555 ext. 218.

Mendham Township has contracted with the Morris County Office of Health Management. 

For the Morris County Office of Health Management Website click here.

          Carlos Perez, Jr. M.PA., Health Officer 973-631-5485

Stephanie Gorman, REHS, MPH, HO Assistant Health Officer 973-631-5183

Jessica Freer, REHS  973-631-5488


   Morris County Office of Health Management provides services to Mendham Township including septic and soil inspections, well inspections, food licensing and inspections, health clinics, health education and health code enforcement.  The nurses provide various health programs for Mendham Township residents including child health clinics, hypertension screenings as well as programs to assist the frail and elderly.

Cindie Bella, RN, PHN~Public Health Nurse Supervisor


Public Health Nurse, Kathy Basile, RN, MS, MSN, ONC will be on-site the first and third Thursdays 9am-12:30pm

The nurses provide various health programs for Mendham Township residents including  hypertension screenings, referrals, and programs to assist the frail and elderly. Each month the Public Health Nurse's report is included in the Health Officer’s Report is presented to the Board at their meeting.

Dog and Cat Licensing

All dogs and cats shall be licensed in accordance with State law.  Licenses should be obtained from the Health Department prior to January 31st each year.
For a copy of the pet licensing application click here
For more information click here.


Health Services

     For soil, well and septic inspection information click here

For a Food License application click here.

For a Temporary Vendor License click here.

For a copy of the fee schedule, click here.

Click Here to view the proper procedure for Washing & Sanitizing in 3 Compartment Sinks

Click here for Cleaning, Sanitizing, and Proper Food Storage

Click here to view A Homeowner's Guide to Septic Systems by the EPA.
Click here to view The Homeowner's Guide to Septic by the NJDEP.
Animal Control

    Randolph Township Animal Control provides animal control services for Mendham Township. 

Randolph Township Animal Control:  973-989-7050. 
Mendham Township Police Dispatch at 973- 543-2581.
(after hours and holidays and weekends)

Adopt a Pet!  Donate to the shelter!  Volunteer!  click here

Water Companies Serving Mendham Township

To view a street by street directory of water companies serving Mendham Township click here

Swimming Pools Water Discharge

Best Management Practices for Discharges from Residential Swimming Pools

click here


RADON KITS ARE FREE AT THE MENDHAM TOWNSHIP HEALTH DEPARTMENT! Radon is an odorless, invisible, radioactive gas that can enter your home from the ground through cracks in the foundation. A known human carcinogen, radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer. Stop by the Health Department for a FREE canister and keep your family SAFE!