6/1/2023 - Cat Licenses: Due by June 30

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


  • New License: Visit to submit an application form.
  • Renewal License: An application form is not required, since your pet’s information is already in the licensing program.

Rabies Vaccination & Neuter

  • New License: Proof of rabies vaccination and neuter (if applicable) required.
  • Renewal License: Proof of new rabies vaccination required, 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 office 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
Please contact Claudia Bayait at 908-725-2300 ext. 1980 or


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