2024 Cat License Renewal Notification

The Teaneck Health Department would like to remind cat owners that current cat licenses expire on March 31st.  Cat owners have until May 31, 2024 to renew their cat licenses without any penalty.  

FEE:  $15 for not spayed/neutered OR $12 for spayed/neutered. 

Renewal applications are being mailed at the end of March. Residents who have new cats or are up for renewal may either pay online at www.teanecknj.gov (under Departments/Health Department/SDL – Electronic Forms) or complete an application from our website at www.teanecknj.gov (under Departments/Health Department/Documents & Forms) and mail-in or come in-person.    

Free rabies shots can be arranged through the Bergen Veterinary Hospital at (201) 837-3470 or Bergen County Animal Shelter at (201) 229-4600 (Residents must call for available clinic dates).

Cat owners should also note that, per NJ State guidelines, rabies shots that expire prior to February 1, 2025 are NOT valid for licensing purposes. 

Please make check/money order payable to the “Township of Teaneck” and forward all paperwork and fee(s) to the following address:


Teaneck Health Department

Attn: Licensing Division

818 Teaneck Road

Teaneck NJ 07666


If you have any questions, contact the Teaneck Health Department at 201-837-1600 ext. 1500 or health@teanecknj.gov

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