Union Township, Hunterdon County, New Jersey

Office of the Clerk
Ella M. Ruta, RMC
Office Hours:
Phone (908) 735-8027 ext. 10          Fax: (908) 735-0591

The Municipal Clerk serves as secretary to the governing body, and is the custodian of all minutes, ordinances, resolutions and contracts of the municipality. The Township Clerk's office issues dog, liquor, and raffles licenses and provides general information to the public.

Licensing and Forms: click here for the Clerk's Office Forms

Dog License Information
Marriage / Civil Union License Application
             (How to apply for a marriage license in NJ)
Raffle License
Birth, Death, Marriage Certificate Copies

Election Information

Voter Registration
If you have recently moved to Union Township and need to register to vote, mail-in registration forms are available through the Township Clerk's Office, the Hunterdon County Clerk’s Office or click here for an online form.

If you are going to be out of town or unavailable to vote on Election Day or wish to vote by Mail-in Ballot, applications are also available at our office or click here for an online form.

Hunterdon County – Election Information www.co.hunterdon.nj.us/countyclerk.htm#elections

Where do I go to vote? Voting Districts 1, 2, 3, and 4 vote at the Union Township Municipal Building.

Union Township Election Districts Map

Ordinances: Ordinances such as bond ordinances, street vacations, of property acquisition are not codified and requests for information on these items should be directed to the Township Clerk's office by telephone or letter. See also Recently Adopted Ordinances located under quick links. Township and Land Use Code Book is available online - click here

Union Township Government Records Requests

The New Jersey Open Public Records Act established two items important to people seeking local, county or state government information. First, it provided a definition of what is considered a public government record. Second, it established a process with timeframes for making formal requests for government records. The following information below is provided for people seeking to make an OPRA request for Township of Union governmental records.

OPRA Govenrment Records Request Form (for Union Township Records)


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