PUBLIC NOTICE: Bass River Township Sale of Tax Certificates - NOTICE is hereby given that the municipal clerk of the Township of Bass River will be accepting sealed bids for the sale of certificates of tax sale liens held by the municipality. All bids will be received at the Bass River Township Municipal Building, 3 North Maple Avenue, P.O. Box 307, New Gretna, NJ, 08224 until September 19, 2018 at 10 am, pursuant to NJSA 54:5-113 and 54:5-114.1. For further details and a list of properties view the full notice.
Township Owned Real Estate for Sale - The township is accepting bids for Township owned properties. For listing and further details go to the Property Listing page.
2017 - 2018 Property Tax - Township residents can now query and pay their property taxes online. The link has been added to the Tax Office page under the Offices menu and is available on this site's footer. The link to access tax information can be found at
Recycling Guidelines - The township has published new recycling guidance. The new guidance can be viewed on the Convenience Center menu under recycling submenu or by clicking HERE
Preliminary Flood Maps- The Bass River Township FEMA Preliminary Flood Maps can be viewed HERE Help with understanding the flood map and their affect on insurance premiums is located HERE
NOTICE: Special Commissioners' Meeting on August 23rd - NOTICE is hereby given pursuant to N. J.S.A. 10:4, et. seq., The Open Public Meetings Act, that the board of Commissioners of the Township of Bass River have scheduled a special meeting on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at the prevailing time of 7:00 pm. The purpose of the meeting is to award the contract for the supply and installation of the bulk head at Amasa Landing Road Boat Ramp. If sufficient funds are available, a contract may also be awarded for the supply and installation of an ADA floating dock. Formal action will be taken. This meeting will be open to the public and held at the municipal building, 3 North Maple Avenue, New Gretna, NJ 08224.
FY 2018 Budget - The Bass River Township 2018 fiscal year budget was approved at the May 7, 2018 Commissioners' Meeting. View the 2018 FY Budget for details.
Best Practices Survey - Bass River Township recently completed the 2017 State Department of Community Affairs’ Best Practices survey. The survey can be viewed HERE
Vital Statistics - An application for obtaining copies of birth, death, and marriage / civil union / domestic partnership certificates can be viewed HERE. Instructions for submitting the form can be found at the State's website HERE.
Call Before You Dig - AC Electric is reminding customers and contractors to call 811 and have utility lines marked before digging. Policy, procedures, and contact information for AC Electric and NJ Gas can be viewed HERE.
Fire Extinguisher Recall - 40 million fire extinguishers manufactured between 1973 and Aug 2017 have been recalled. You probably have a few in your home. Kidde is the manufacturer but many have another label such as Sears, Costco, etc. Check if yours has a plastic handle and refer to this link. This government link refers you to the Kidde link where you can register your claim. Kidde will send replacements to you.
Special Meeting Notice