Office of the Municipal Clerk
August 24, 2020 - Urgent Notice to Voters by the Mercer County Elections
March 19, 2020 - Please be advised that as of Thursday, March 19, 2020, the Mercer County Board of Elections has postponed all election board worker training classes for the upcoming Primary Election in June until further notice. Please visit the Mercer County Government website for more information.
Welcome to the Municipal Clerk's Office portion of our website. The Office of the Municipal Clerk has many duties which include secretary to the governing body, chief administrative officer for all local elections, registrar of municipal voters, custodian of records, and also provides for the issuance of various licenses and permits.
Acting as secretary to the governing body, the Office of the Municipal Clerk maintains all records with regard to the township’s local ordinances, resolutions, and public proceedings. This office prepares the minutes for all Township Council meetings, processes, records and files ordinances and resolutions and other official documents.
As the township’s election official, the Municipal Clerk handles voter registration, accepts petitions for vacancies in local elected offices, provides materials for local and Board of Education elections, selects polling locations and calculates and maintains custody of election results.
The Municipal Clerk also provides for the issuance of various licenses and permits for the following:
As the custodian of the township’s records, the office of the Municipal Clerk is also a major source of information for our residents. As such, public record requests are processed through this office.
- Auctions and Auctioneers
- Automobile Dealers
- Bingo and Raffle
- Jewelry, Precious Metals and Gems
- Junk Dealers and Yards
- Miscellaneous Sales (Temporary Outdoor)
- Liquor Licenses (Licensing, Sales and One Day Permits
Additional information will be added to our website in the coming weeks, so if you don't see the information that you are looking for, please do not hesitate to contact our office and we will be glad to assist you.
Voter registration forms are available in our office or you may click on the link above.
Permission to Photograph, Broadcast, or Electronically Record on Township Property Request Form
Eileen Gore, RMC, CMC, MMC
Township of Hamilton
2090 Greenwood Ave.
Hamilton, NJ 08609
Phone: (609) 890-3622
Fax: (609) 631-8287