M, W, Th: 9-4:30
Tuesday: 9-7:30
Friday: 9-12:30


18 York Street
Lambertville, NJ  08530 


Clerk Department

Bulk Trash Pickup Request

Request a special Bulk Trash pickup for large items.

Dumpster Permit

Apply for a construction dumpster on the street.

Parking Permits & Leases

Apply for a residential parking permit, lease (designated spot in municipal lot), or visitor's permit (2 week max). To be eligible for a residential parking permit, there must be a parking meter in front of your residence.

Street Opening Permit Application

Permits are required for work done to the street. Pending review by the Clerk's Office, Public Works, and the Police Department.

Sidewalk Opening Permit Application

Permits are required for repair or replacement of sidewalk. Pending review by the Clerk's Office, Public Works, and the Police Department.

Annual Landlord Registration

All owners of rental properties must register annually.

Block Party Application

Apply to close your street for a block party.

Tree Action Request

Before trimming, removing, or treating trees, your plan must be approved by the Shade Tree Commission. 

Historic Preservation Site/Sign Approval Application

Permits are required to put up any sign, and are subject to review from the Zoning Board.


Make a request for Public Records.

Pet License Application

All dogs and outdoor cats need to be registered annually. Up to date vaccination records are required.

Annual Food License

Business and Restaurant Owners, apply for your annual Retail Food Establishment License. 

Temporary Food Concession Application

Food trucks and event planners, apply for your Temporary Food Concession License.

Outdoor Dining License Application

Restaurant Owners can apply for outdoor dining permits. Permits are required for any outdoor dining on restaurant property, as well as tables/chairs on the sidewalk or street.

Vending License

Required for business owners who operate jukeboxes
or other pay-to-play machines.

Facility Use Application

Apply to use a city park, pavilion, or event space.

Construction Department

Construction Permit

Some Work Permits can be entered online to streamline the process of obtaining your Permit. If you do not see the type of work you are performing, you will need to contact the Building Department directly.


If you have an Open Building Permit, you can request an Inspection for a Subcode and then select from a list of available dates.