New Jersey Municipal Lien on Contract Funds Form

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Municipal Lien on Contract Funds Form

About New Jersey Municipal Lien on Contract Funds Form

When working on a public works project, other than a state project, claimants may file a Municipal Mechanics Lien against the project at any time before the expiration of 60 days from when the whole work performed by the public agency’s contractor is completed or accepted. A lawsuit to foreclose the lien must be filed by this same deadline.

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New Jersey Municipal Lien on Contract Funds Form

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New Jersey County Recorders

Looking to file/record a mechanics lien in New Jersey? You'll need to get your New Jersey mechanics lien filed and recorded with the county recorder in the county where the construction project is located. Here is a listing of all county recorders in New Jersey. Click on any county to find more information about how to get your lien recorded in that county.

Atlantic
Atlantic County Clerk's Office
5901 Main Street
Mays Landing, New Jersey, 8330
phone: (609)641-7867, (609)625-4011
fax:

Bergen
Bergen County Clerk
One Bergen County Plaza Room 110
Hackensack, New Jersey, 7601
phone: 201.336.7000
fax:

Burlington
Clerk of Burlington County
49 Rancocas Rd
Mt Holly, New Jersey, 8060
phone: 609 265 5000
fax:

Camden
Camden County Clerk
520 MARKET ST- ROOM 102
Camden, New Jersey, 8102
phone: 856-225-5300
fax:

Cape May
County Clerk
7 N. Main Street
Cape May Court House, New Jersey, 8210
phone: 609-465-1010
fax:

Essex
Essex County Clerk (Hall of Records)
465 Martin Luther King Blvd, Room 240
Newark, New Jersey, 7102
phone: (973) 621-4921
fax:

Gloucester
Gloucester County Clerk
1 North Broad St
Woodbury, New Jersey, 8096
phone: 856-853-3230
fax:

Hudson
Hudson County Clerk
257 Cornelison Avenue 4th floor
Jersey City, New Jersey, 7302
phone: (201) 369-3470
fax:

Hunterdon
Hunterdon County Clerk
71 Main Street, Hall of Records
Flemington, New Jersey, 8822
phone: 908-788-1221
fax:

Mercer
Mercer County Clerks Office
240 West State Street
Trenton, New Jersey, 8608
phone: 609-989-6464
fax:

Middlesex
Middlesex County Clerk Recorder
75 Bayard Street
New Brunswick, New Jersey, 8901
phone: (732) 745-3827
fax:

Monmouth
Monmouth County Clerk
33 Mechanic Street, 2nd Floor Attn: Recording Department
Freehold, New Jersey, 7728
phone: 732-431-7324 ext. 4
fax:

Morris
Morris County Clerk Administrative and Records Building
10 Court St
Morristown, New Jersey, 7963
phone: 9732856000
fax:

Ocean
Ocean County Clerk's Office
118 Washington Street
Toms River, New Jersey, 8754
phone: (732) 929-2018
fax:

Passaic
Passaic County Clerk
401 Grand Street Room 113
Paterson, New Jersey, 7505
phone: (973) 881-4777 ext 3
fax:

Salem
Salem County Clerk’s Office
110 Fifth St.
Salem, New Jersey, 8079
phone: 856.935.7510
fax:

Somerset
Somerset County Administration Building attn: county clerk 1st floor
20 grove st
Somerville, New Jersey, 8876
phone: (908) 231-7007
fax:

Sussex
Sussex County Clerk
Hall of Records 83 Spring St., Suite 304
Newton, New Jersey, 7860
phone: 973-579-0900
fax:

Union
Union County Clerk
2 Broad Street Rm 114
Elizabeth, New Jersey, 7207
phone: 908-527-4787
fax:

Warren
Warren County Clerk
413 Second St
belvidere, New Jersey, 7823
phone: (908) 475-6211
fax: 908-475-6208

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