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All of Branchburg, NJ

Health Department

Health Officer:  James Norgalis
Registered Environmental Health Specialist:  Kathryn Nelson
Phone: 908-526-1300 x183
Fax No: 908-526-7027
34 Kenbury Road
Branchburg, NJ 08876

The Branchburg Board of Health is committed to facilitating efforts that will enhance the health of all Township residents.  This means providing you and your family with protection from the basic threats to public health: preventing disease, injury, premature death and disability; promoting healthy lifestyles, behaviors and environments; and responding to disasters, disease outbreaks and epidemics.

Health Department Activities

  • Inspections of restaurants, cafeterias, and food markets
  • Septic system construction
  • Enforcement of Public Health Nuisance and Environmental Protection Codes
  • Private well construction
  • Inspections of public pools
  • Inspections of youth camps
  • Inspections of pet shops, animal shelters, and kennels
  • Community Noise Enforcement
  • Environmental Lead investigation and oversight
  • Animal Bite Investigations and community rabies control activities
  • Rabies immunization clinics for dogs and cats (2x per year)
  • Community Nursing Services
  • Health Promotion and Education services
  • Communicable disease investigations and control
  • Older adult and health counseling services
  • Childhood immunizations and well child care services
  • Audits of School Immunization Records

CHILD HEALTH CLINICS
Child Health Clinics


FOOD INSPECTION & CODE

Chapter 24 NJ Food Code
Retail Food License Application
Mobile Retail Food License Application
Vending Retail Food License Application
Temporary Retail Food License Application

COTTAGE FOOD OPERATORS
Home Bakers


COVID-19

 NJ Covid-19 Information Hub/Appointments
NJ Covid-19 Information Hub  - Who can get tested?
Somerset County Vaccine Information
Facts About COVID-19 Vaccines


GENERAL PERMITS

Septic, Well, Food Plan Permit Application


LEAD
Lead Certification Application


RECREATIONAL BATHING
Pool License Application

Pool License Checklist
NJDOH Checklist


SEPTIC SYSTEMS

How to Clean a Septic Effluent Filter
NJDEP Septic Homeowners Guide
NJDEP Septic Technical Guide


WELLS
Well - Code
Private Well Testing Act – PWTA
Clean Water NJ


WILD LIFE
Somerset Regional Animal Shelter
NJ Division of Fish & Wildlife
US Department of Agriculture