Steps To Follow

Step 1:

Call Northwest Bergen Regional Health Commission at (201) 445-7217, ext. 0 to determine which type of application you need. NWBRHC processes Health Department Licenses for Midland Park and Waldwick only. For all other towns under NWBRHC jurisdiction, you must complete a Health Department License application with the borough or town in which you operate. Click here for your municipality.

Step 2:

Download and complete the appropriate application below. 

Step 3:

Bring the application and a check, money order, or cash to NWBRHC at 20 West Prospect Street, Waldwick, NJ 07463. Sorry, we do not accept credit cards.

Applications Per Town

Septic Information

If your company does Septic Installation and Repair, as well as Septic Cleaning, you will need to obtain 2 separate licenses.


For information on Septic System Abandonment, please see Septic Abandonment.


20 West Prospect Street,

Waldwick, NJ 07463

Tel: 201-445-7217


Fax: 201-445-4001