Monday - Friday
8:30 - 4:30
166 Mine Brook Rd



The Housing Office regulates rental properties in the Borough of Bernardsville by certifying landlords are in compliance with the New Jersey State Minimum Housing Standards.

  • Ensure all rental properties within the borough are registered
  • Perform annual inspections to be sure rental units meet the minimum standards for habitability
  • Assist tenants and landlords with any issues regarding code requirements for living standards

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How long does an inspection take?

An inspection normally takes between 10-30 minutes, depending on the size of the unit and conditions. This does not include if there is a Lead inspection at the same time. This will add approximately 30 minutes.

Housing Department 

Monday-Friday: 7:30am - 4:30pm

Inspections: Monday & Wednesday 9:00am - 12:00pm

P: 908-766-3000, F: 908-766-1315

Housing & Zoning Administrative Coordinator

908-766-3000, Ext.129

1 Anderson Hill Rd. Suite 103 

(Lower Level to the Library)