Bergen County Land Records (New Jersey)


Bergen County Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in NJ. The Building Department maintains Bergen County land records on design plans for construction and renovation projects in order to enforce building codes. Building Depts also have land records on additions and new construction, current structures on any parcel, property lines, and a property's compliance with Bergen County building codes. Many Building Departments provide online databases to access property history and land records.

Bergen County Planning Department Hackensack NJ 1 Bergen County Plaza, Rm 361 07601 201-336-6090

Closter Building Department Closter NJ 295 Closter Dock Road, Ste 1 07624 201-784-0759

Closter Zoning Closter NJ 295 Closter Dock Road 07624 201-784-0757

Cresskill Zoning Cresskill NJ 67 Union Ave 07626 201-569-5400

Dumont Borough Building Department Dumont NJ Ste 2, 50 Washington Ave, Ste 2 07628 201-384-5248

East Rutherford Building Department East Rutherford NJ 199 Paterson Avenue 07073 201-933-5649

Fair Lawn Planning Department Fair Lawn NJ 8-01 Fair Lawn Avenue, Ste 1 07410 201-794-5300


Bergen County Assessors determine the value of properties and parcels in order to assess property taxes in NJ. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every property in the district, including Bergen County land ownership information, maps of property lines, inventories of parcels and structures, and the value of all the land in the jurisdiction. Assessors may also maintain Bergen County land records from on-site inspections and value assessments for construction or improvements. Tax Assessor's Offices make their land and property records available online.

Allendale Borough Assessor Allendale NJ 500 West Crescent Avenue, Ste 1 07401 201-818-4419

Bogota Assessor Bogota NJ 375 Larch Avenue 07603 201-342-1730

Carlstadt Assessor Carlstadt NJ 500 Madison Street 07072 201-939-1777

Cliffside Park Assessor Cliffside Park NJ 525 Palisade Avenue, Ste 1 07010 201-945-3456

Closter Assessor Closter NJ 295 Closter Dock Road 07624 201-784-0754

Creskill Borough Assessor Cresskill NJ 67 Union Avenue 07626 201-569-5400

Demarest Assessor Demarest NJ 118 Serpentine Road 07627 201-768-3802

Dumont Assessor Dumont NJ 50 Washington Avenue, Ste 2 07628 201-387-5030

Englewood Assessor Englewood NJ 10 North Van Brunt Street 07631 201-871-6621

Fair Lawn Assessor Fair Lawn NJ 8-01 Fair Lawn Avenue, Ste 1 07410 201-794-5318

Fairview Assessor Fairview NJ 59 Anderson Avenue 07022 201-943-4468

Fort Lee Assessor Fort Lee NJ 309 Main Street 07024 201-592-3553

Garfield Assessor Garfield NJ 111 Outwater Lane 07026 973-340-2177


Bergen County Treasurers and Tax Collectors are responsible for the collection of property tax revenue NJ. The Office of the Treasurer and Tax Collector maintains current data on every parcel in the district, as well as a number of other types of Bergen County land records. These Bergen County public property records include lists of sold parcels, property tax assessments, defaults on property taxes, and property values. The Treasurer and Tax Collector may also maintain information on Bergen County land auctions and prior liens or foreclosures on a property. Many Treasurers and Tax Collectors provide online databases to access land records.

Allendale Tax Collector Allendale NJ 500 West Crescent Avenue 07401 201-818-4407

Bergen County Board Of Taxation Hackensack NJ 1 Bergen County Plaza 07601 201-336-6000

Bogota Tax Collector Bogota NJ 375 Larch Avenue 07603 201-342-1737

Carlstadt Tax Collector Carlstadt NJ 500 Madison Street, Ste 1 07072 201-939-2304

Cliffside Park Tax Collector Cliffside Park NJ 525 Palisade Avenue, Ste 1 07010 201-945-3456

Closter Tax Collector Closter NJ 295 Closter Dock Road 07624 201-784-0755

Cresskill Tax Collector Cresskill NJ 67 Union Avenue 07626 201-569-5840

Dumont Tax Collector Dumont NJ 50 Washington Avenue, Ste 2 07628 201-387-5025

Emerson Tax Collector Emerson NJ 146 Linwood Avenue 07630 201-262-2807

Englewood Cliffs Tax Collector Englewood Cliffs NJ 482 Hudson Terrace 07632 201-569-5271

Englewood Tax Collector Englewood NJ 10 North Van Brunt Street 07631 201-871-6607

Fort Lee Tax Collector Fort Lee NJ 309 Main Street 07024 201-592-3538


Bergen County Clerks file documents and preserve municipal records in order to maintain an archive for their municipality in NJ. These documents, including Bergen County land records, are open to the public. The Bergen County Clerk's Office contains a number of different types of land records, including registered land, property transactions, real estate excise taxes, and property maps. They also have records on Bergen County land deeds and titles, mortgages, and liens on properties. Many Clerk's Offices make their land records available to the public online.

Alpine Borough Clerk Alpine NJ 100 Church Street 07620 201-768-6865

Bergen County Clerk Hackensack NJ 1 Bergen County Plaza 07601 201-336-7000

Bogota Borough Clerk Bogota NJ 375 Larch Avenue 07603 201-342-1736

Borough Clerk Bergenfield NJ 198 North Washington Avenue 07621 201-387-4055

Carlstadt Borough Clerk Carlstadt NJ 500 Madison Street 07072 201-939-2850

Demarest Borough Clerk Demarest NJ 118 Serpentine Road 07627 201-768-0167

Dumont Borough Clerk Dumont NJ 50 Washington Avenue, Ste 2 07628 201-387-5045

Edgewater Borough Clerk Edgewater NJ 55 River Road 07020 201-945-2601

Elmwood Park Borough Clerk Elmwood Park NJ 182 Market St, Ste 1 07407 201-796-0700

Emerson Clerk Emerson NJ 146 Linwood Avenue 07630 201-262-6058

Englewood Cliffs Clerk Englewood Cliffs NJ 482 Hudson Terrace 07632 201-569-5252

Fair Lawn Borough Clerk Fair Lawn NJ 8-01 Fair Lawn Avenue 07410 201-794-5340

Fairview Borough Clerk Fairview NJ 59 Anderson Avenue 07022 201-943-3300

Fort Lee Borough Clerk Fort Lee NJ 309 Main Street, # 102 07024 201-592-3570

Franklin Lakes City Clerk Franklin Lakes NJ 480 De Korte Drive 07417 201-891-0048

Garfield City Clerk Garfield NJ 111 Outwater Lane 07026 973-340-2001


Bergen County Recorders of Deeds collect public records, primarily documents related to property, and make them available to the public in NJ. The Office of the Recorder of Deeds maintains records on Bergen County land transactions within its jurisdiction, including land and property deeds, mortgages, easements, and tax liens. The office may also contain property and parcel surveys, maps of Bergen County property lines, and data on a property's selling prices and history. Many Recorders of Deeds provide online access to their land records.

Bergen County Recorder of Deeds Hackensack NJ 1 Bergen County Plaza 07601 201-336-7000


Bergen County Town Halls and City Halls are the chief administrative office that runs a town or city in NJ. The Town or City Hall maintains records related to the locality, including Bergen County historical land records. These records include Bergen County property taxes, property value assessments, and land transactions, as well as property sales and transfers. Town and City Halls also maintain records on municipal and zoning boundaries. Many Town and City Halls provide online access to their land records.

Garfield City Hall Garfield NJ 111 Outwater Lane 07026 973-340-2108