Health Services / Vital Statistics

Coronavirus Update Graphic, News from Hazlet, Monmouth and State

Health Department

Public health services are provided by the Monmouth County Health Department, Freehold, NJ.  Christopher P. Merkel, M.P.H., is the Public Health Coordinator and Health Officer 732-431-7456. Please visit the website for information and links to resources.  


The Hazlet Township Health Dept. handles licensing of dog and cats, as well as licensing of restaurant food handlers. See applications below.

Vital Statistics

Hazlet Township handles marriage and death records. Applicants are required to make an appointment to apply for a certified copy of a Vital Record. Appointments are also required to apply for a Marriage, Remarriage or Civil Union License. See marriage license application below.

Appointments are taken Mondays through Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Monmouth County handles mosquito control services and tick services. Learn more about courtesy inspections, hiring a pesticide company, mosquito control schedule and maps, water management and bee keeping at the Monmouth County Mosquito Control website. To reach them by telephone, call weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 732-542-3630.