Municipal Clerks Office

Successfully completed fingerprinting and background investigation, annually, prior to issuance and prior to renewals; a surety bond for $10,000.00; new application fee is $300.00, annual renewal application fee is $250.00.  Electronic reporting system required (for more information, call Police Department).  All renewal applications must be submitted by October 1st each year.  License term is January to December.


Applications can be obtained in the Clerk’s Office and must be completed by a qualified non-profit organization.  The applicant must attach a sketch of the premises indicating where alcohol will be dispensed.  The application must be submitted at least three weeks in advance to allow for departmental review.  The applicant must obtain the Police Chief’s signature, first, and Clerk’s signature as well.  Once signatures are obtained, the organization is required to mail the application to the New Jersey Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control, along with the sketch and fee.  The fees are as follows:  $100.00 a day for civic, religious or educational organizations; $150.00 per day for all other non-profit organizations, payable with a money order or check made out to the New Jersey Division of Alcohol Beverage Control.

A written request on organization letterhead must be submitted to the Clerk’s Office.  The applicant must include:  date of event to be advertised, purpose of event, dates when banner will be displayed (not to exceed a two week period).  Please submit request at least one month in advance to allow for review by outside agencies.




Mailing Address:
Post Office Box 728,
Toms River, New Jersey 08754-0728
Town Hall located at:
33 Washington Street
Toms River, New Jersey 08753