6/1/2022 - Cat Licenses: Due by June 30

Somerville cat owners must get a new or renewed cat license during the month of June.


  • The application form for NEW licenses is available at
  • If you are renewing your cat’s license, you don't need to complete an application form – your pet’s information is already in the licensing program.

Rabies Vaccination & Neuter

  • A new license will only be issued with proof of rabies vaccination and neuter (if applicable).
  • Renewal of an existing license will require proof of new rabies vaccination, only if the vaccination expired during the previous license year. 
  • Email new rabies certificate and proof of neutering (if applicable) to, prior to paying online.

License Fee

  • $11 for neutered cats
  • $14 for non-neutered cats

Payment Options

  • Online (renewals only)
  • Mail: Municipal Office - Pet License, 25 West End Avenue, Somerville, NJ 08876
  • In person: At the Vital Statistics window or submitted through the “TAX” slot on the Borough Hall front porch
  • Checks/Money Orders: Made payable to “Borough of Somerville”
  • If you pay online or by mail, the license and tag will be mailed to your home.

Late Fees
If you renew a cat license after June 30, the late fees are $3 in July and an additional $1 for each month thereafter.

More Information
Contact Mary Ann Reh at (908) 725-2300 ext. 1982 or

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