Reminder: 2021 Health Department License Renewals

All 2020 licenses (noted below) issued by the Teaneck Health Department expire at the end of day on December 31st. Businesses, managing agents, landlords, residents and others who need to renew their licenses for 2021 must do so by January 31, 2021 to avoid any penalty.  Applications will be mailed at the end of December to the address on record.  You can also contact our office to have an application e-mailed or faxed.  We can be contacted at (201) 837-1600 (x1500) or by e-mail at:   You can also download many of the applications at our website:  (under Health Department Documents & Forms).

The licenses that must be renewed by January 31, 2021 include:

  • retail food establishments (includes liquor stores & pharmacies)
  • laundries, cleaners, dry cleaners
  • single family rentals
  • owner occupied single family w/ 1 or 2 boarders
  • superintendent’s unit (for apartment buildings)
  • public bathing facilities
  • vending machines (food or beverage)

*As a note, rented apartments in 2-family houses and multiple-family dwellings are renewed upon vacancy or change of tenant only.*

Please note: the Township of Teaneck has closed all municipal buildings to the public in an effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Residents are encouraged to mail all paperwork and fee(s) to the following address:


Teaneck Health Department

Attn: Licensing Division

818 Teaneck Road

Teaneck NJ 07666


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