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How Do I?  Answers to Commonly Asked Questions.

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In this section are the answers to many commonly asked questions, such as obtaining forms, documents, directions, and other standard information.  If you do not see what you are looking for here, use the Search field to locate sources of assistance.  Or call 609  386  0200, and someone will assist you (or please leave a voicemail after hours).

How Do I?

Report a Hazard or Emergency in the City

Sign up to receive Automated Emergency Phone Messages and public safety/emergency texts

Learn about City Services and Departments

Pay my Taxes and Water/Sewer Bills on-line

Learn about NJ Division of Taxation's Property Tax Relief Program

Request Public Records

Report telephone outages due to storm or other damage?

View the City Ordinance Manual

Learn about Flood Prevention,  Flood Risk and Flood Insurance 

Obtain a Building Permit or an Historical Application

Obtain and complete an On-Line Building Permit Application

Obtain and complete mandatory pre-construction  City of Burlington FEMA Checklist

Obtain Sports Sign-up and Code of Conduct Forms.

View the City Master Plan

View the City's Zoning Map

Obtain a Zoning Permit

Rent a City Facility


Obtain a Block Party Application

Obtain a Parade Permit Application

Visit Homepage Quick Links tab to find the latest Calendar of Events

Rent a City Facility


Obtain a Trash Collection Map and Schedule

Obtain a 2020 Street Sweeping Schedule

Obtain a 2020 Leaf Pick-up Schedule

Recycling Schedule and Detailed Information

Register to Vote

Obtain a Vote by Mail/Absentee Ballot Application

2020 Mail-in Ballot Drop-off Location and Local Polling Places for Drop-off or Provisional Ballots

Visit the Burlington County Health Department website?

Visit the local Library website to learn about hours and services?

Learn how to save money and Shop Burlington County First?