Landlord Registration

Annual Landlord Registration

Please be advised that annual registration is required for all landlords who own rental property in Hazlet Township. 

It is required that each rental property owner within Hazlet Township obtain an Annual Rental License from the Code Inspection Bureau and every Landlord shall be required to register and to pay an annual non-refundable Rental License fee per Chapter 170 of the Hazlet Township Code. The fees are as follows:

Single Dwelling Unit

  • 1st Year: $250
  • 2nd Year: $125*
  • 3rd Year and subsequent years: $75*

*2nd and 3rd year fees are subject to the property not having violated any provisions of the Property Maintenance Code and/or Township Ordinances regulating residential properties and use. In the event any rental property shall be cited for a violation the fee immediately reverts to the 1st year fee amount and the fee cycle begins again.

Multiple Dwelling Units

  • Landlords operating rental properties containing 10 or fewer dwelling units, including mobile home parks of 10 units, shall be charged the same annual rental property license fee per unit or per rental space for mobile homes as the single- family dwelling unit rental as described above.
  • Landlords operating rental properties containing more than 10 rental units, including mobile home parks or more than 10 units, shall be charged an annual rental property license fee of $10.00 per dwelling unit or per rental space for mobile homes.

An annual Rental Property License shall not be issued until all Rental Property License Fees and any late fees accrued have been paid in full. Annual Rental Property License Fees shall be due and payable by the 15th of January each year. Renewal period January 1st – January 15th  Licenses are valid from January through December 31st of the current year.

Please log into or register (if you have not done so) on the GovOnline website  If it’s an existing rental hit "renewal" and not "new."