Hamilton Township Business and Non-Profit Corporation Registry
All Hamilton Township businesses and non-profit organizations are required to register annually with the Municipal Clerk’s Office. A business is defined as any corporation, partnership, limited partnership, proprietorship individual(s) and/or any other form of business entity engaged in any commercial or industrial activity as defined in N.J.S.A. 40:52-1. A non-profit organization is defined in N.J.S.A. 15A: 1-1 et seq whose physical address and/or registered agent is located in Hamilton Township, NJ.
The Ordinance can be viewed here: Chapter 150 – 20-024
To register your business or non-profit organization, Click Here.
Please note that the software application is compatible with the following web browsers: Google Chrome, Safari (Apple) or Microsoft Edge .
Registration must be completed by December 31, 2020.
If you have questions, please contact Kate Kane, Associate Director of Economic Development. KKane@HamiltonNJ.com
How can I register my business or non-profit organization?
You can register your business/non-profit organization by clicking on the link below. Simply fill out the application, attach your tax registration certificate and click submit. Once reviewed for completeness, you will be issued a confirmation of your registration for your records.
To register your business, Click Here.
Is there a fee to register my business or non-profit organization?
No, there is no fee to register your business or non-profit organization. It is free for all businesses and non-profit organization in Hamilton Township.
Do I have to register my business?
Yes, you are required by law (Ordinance No. 20-024) to register your business or non-profit organization. It is vitally important that the township is aware that you are operating in the business community. This Registry will provide essential information to strengthen municipal/business communications, ensure public safety, and provide valuable statistics.
Is there a penalty if I don’t register?
Yes. While there is no fee to register, a fine will be imposed if you fail to register before December 31st, 2020. Fines shall be assessed at $100 for a first offense and any subsequent offense shall be no greater than $300.00.