Ocean County Land Records (New Jersey)

Search for Ocean County, NJ land records. Land records include land deeds, mortgages, land grants, liens, foreclosures, titles, easements, oil and gas leases, property ownership history, and prior selling prices.


Ocean County Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in %state-abbr%. The Building Department maintains Ocean 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 Ocean County building codes. Many Building Departments provide online databases to access property history and land records.

Beach Haven Building Department Beach Haven NJ 300 Engleside Avenue 08008 609-492-0909

Lavallette Zoning Lavallette NJ 1306 Grand Central Avenue 08735 732-793-5105

Mantoloking Zoning Mantoloking NJ 202 Downer Avenue 08738 732-899-6601

Plumstead Township Planning and Zoning Department Plumsted NJ 31 Main Street 08533 609-758-1517

Seaside Park Zoning Seaside Park NJ 1701 North Ocean Avenue 08752 732-793-3700

Seaside Park Zoning Seaside Park NJ 1201 Barnegat Avenue 08752 732-793-7843


Ocean County Clerks file documents and preserve municipal records in order to maintain an archive for their municipality in %state-abbr%. These documents, including Ocean County land records, are open to the public. The Ocean 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 Ocean County land deeds and titles, mortgages, and liens on properties. Many Clerk's Offices make their land records available to the public online.

Barnegat Light Clerk Barnegat Light NJ 10 West 10th Street 08006 609-494-9196

Barnegat Township Clerk Barnegat NJ 900 West Bay Avenue 08005 609-698-0080

Beach Haven Clerk Beach Haven NJ 300 Engleside Avenue 08008 609-492-4548

Brick Township Clerk Brick NJ 401 Chambersbridge Road 08723 732-262-2925

Mantoloking Borough Clerk Mantoloking NJ 202 Downer Avenue 08738 732-899-6600

Ocean County Clerk Toms River NJ 118 Washington Street 08753 732-929-2018

Ocean County Clerk Toms River NJ 101 Hooper Avenue 08753 732-929-4749

Ocean Gate City Clerk Ocean Gate NJ 151 East Longport Avenue 08740 732-269-3466

Pine Beach City Clerk Pine Beach NJ 599 Pennsylvania Avenue 08741 732-349-6425

Point Pleasant Beach Clerk Point Pleasant Beach NJ 416 New Jersey Avenue 08742 732-892-1118

Seaside Park Clerk Seaside Park NJ 1701 N Ocean Ave 08752 732-793-0234

South Toms River Clerk South Toms River NJ 144 Mill Street 08757 732-349-0403

Toms River County Clerk Lakewood NJ 225 4th Street 08701 732-370-8850

Toms River Township Clerk Toms River NJ 33 Washington Street 08753 732-341-1000

Tuckerton Borough Clerk Tuckerton NJ 140 East Main Street 08087 609-296-2701


Ocean County Treasurers and Tax Collectors are responsible for the collection of property tax revenue %state-abbr%. 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 Ocean County land records. These Ocean 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 Ocean County land auctions and prior liens or foreclosures on a property. Many Treasurers and Tax Collectors provide online databases to access land records.

Bay Head Tax Collector Bay Head NJ 81 Bridge Avenue 08742 732-892-8920

Brick Tax Collector Brick NJ 401 Chambersbridge Road 08723 732-262-1013

Harvey Cedars Tax Collector Harvey Cedars NJ 7606 Long Beach Boulevard 08008 609-361-6000

Island Heights Tax Collector Island Heights NJ 1 Wanamaker Hall 08732 732-270-6414

Ocean County Tax Board Toms River NJ 118 Washington Street 08753 732-929-2008

Ocean Township Treasurer Ocean NJ 50 Railroad Avenue 08758 609-693-3664

Point Pleasant Tax Collector Point Pleasant NJ 2233 Bridge Avenue 08742 732-892-3445

Seaside Park Tax Collector Seaside Park NJ 1701 North Ocean Avenue 08752 732-793-3700

Surf City Tax Collector Surf City NJ 813 Long Beach Boulevard 08008 609-494-2400

Toms River Tax Collector South Toms River NJ 144 Mill Street 08757 732-349-0339


Ocean County Assessors determine the value of properties and parcels in order to assess property taxes in %state-abbr%. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every property in the district, including Ocean 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 Ocean 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.

Brick Assessor Brick NJ 401 Chambersbridge Road 08723 732-262-1070

Harvey Cedars Borough Assessor Long Beach NJ 7606 Long Beach Boulevard 08008 609-494-2843

Point Pleasant Beach Assessor Point Pleasant Beach NJ 416 New Jersey Avenue 08742 732-892-5060

Seaside Park Borough Assessor Seaside Park NJ 1701 North Ocean Avenue 08752 732-793-3700

Ship Bottom Assessor Ship Bottom NJ 1621 Long Beach Boulevard 08008 609-494-1622


Ocean County Town Halls and City Halls are the chief administrative office that runs a town or city in %state-abbr%. The Town or City Hall maintains records related to the locality, including Ocean County historical land records. These records include Ocean 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.

Brick Township Town Hall Brick NJ 401 Chambersbridge Road 08723 732-262-1000

Manchester Township Town Hall Manchester NJ 101 Lacey Road 08759 732-350-4117


Ocean County Recorders of Deeds collect public records, primarily documents related to property, and make them available to the public in %state-abbr%. The Office of the Recorder of Deeds maintains records on Ocean 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 Ocean County property lines, and data on a property's selling prices and history. Many Recorders of Deeds provide online access to their land records.

Ocean County Clerk's Office Toms River NJ 118 Washington Street 08753 732-929-2018