North Hanover Township
Burlington County, NJ





Welcome to

The Official North Hanover Township Government Website

The North Hanover Municipal Building is located at 41 Schoolhouse Rd., Jacobstown, NJ  08562.  Directions

North Hanover Township has a total area of 17.423 square miles with a population of approximately 7,680 people.

North Hanover is one of the leaders in the Burlington County Farmland Preservation program. Nearly $9.7 million of state and county funds, coupled with $1.3 million of local tax dollars have been utilized to date. So far we have:
  • Preserved 24 properties -- over 3,000 acres of farmland that will never be developed.
  • Received certification from the State Council on Affordable Housing that shields North Hanover from high density housing development.
  • Obtained a State Planning Incentive Grant that will set aside $3.3 million over five years which will be used to help preserve an additional 1,200 acres of farmland.

Most reports, forms, agendas and minutes on this website are in pdf format. To download free Adobe reader, click here.

Attention Businesses in North Hanover Twp:  we would like to add your listing to the local business page.  For more information, click here.

JCP&L - Power Center
JCP&L - Choosing a Electric Generation Supplier
North Hanover Twp. School District

Northern Burlington Middle & High Schools
Jacobstown Fire Compnay
Joint Base McGuire, Fort Dix and Lakehurst
Burlington County

Burlington County Animal Shelter
Retired Senior Volunteer Program of Burlington County
New Jersey

Local Weather

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Twp. Offices Closed:  May 25.

North Hanover Twp. Memorial Day Parade:  May 23 at 12 pm.  For more information, click here.

Joint Land Use Board Meeting: May 27 is Cancelled.  Public Notice

Twp. Committee Meeting: June 4.

Lakewood Blue Claws North Hanover Family Night, Saturday, June 6, 2015.
For more information, click here.

Shred your Confidential Files, Recycle your Computer or TV and Recycle Textiles at the Special Earth Fair Recycling Event:  June 14 - 10 am to 4 pm at Smithville Park.  Event Flyer

Project Medicine Drop - Dispose of Unused or Expired Medicine.  More information.

2015  Municipal Budget

2015 Summer Recreation Information and Sign-up Packet.

New Jersey Natural Gas’ proposed route for the Southern Reliability Link pipeline

New Jersey Natural Gas’ webpage regarding Southern Reliability Link pipeline.

New Jersey Natural Gas Company’s filings with the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities

Resolution 2015-40:  Urging NJ Natural Gas Company to meet with residents of the affected Municipalities and Counties and to Consider Alternate Routes for its Southern Reliability Link Natural Gas Pipeline Project.

Any questions regarding the pipeline, contact New Jersey Natural Gas Manager Stephen Rybka at 732-905-4314 or

Burlington County Pothole Hotline Information, visit Messages & Updates
You can view your Property Tax Bill on line and sign up for direct withdrawal.  For more information and necessary form, click link below.

View Your Property Taxes Online

Local News, Events and Information

Free to Burlington County Adult Residents:  Boxing and Cardio Program and Fitness Program.

DEP Tips on Reducing Conflicts and Encounters with Black Bears in New Jersey

JCP&L:  Poles and Posters Don't Mix

Voter Alert Free Mobile App Information

JCP&L introduces alerts and text messaging and Enhanced 24/7 Power Center and New MyTown Municipal Web Pages