Welcome to the Town of Dover
Code Enforcement Department Home Page

Please note that our offices have moved to 100 Princeton Ave.    
The Code Enforcement Department is responsible for enforcing a number of the Town's Codes including the Property Maintenance Code and Zoning Code. The Certificate of Compliance regulations are also managed and enforced by the Code Enforcement Department.

Should you be made aware of any violations of the Property Maintenance Code, including overcrowding, illegal occupancies, or any other issues relating to the maintenance of a property in town, please contact us at (973) 366-2200 ext. 2114, and we will investigate.

Department Head:
William Isselin

Mario Rodriguez

Alex Dougherty

Gloria Sanchez

Office Hours:
Mon. thru Fri. 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Code Enforcement Links

  • Property Maintenance Code (PDF): Click Here
  • Foreclosed / Vacant Property Registration - Click Here
  • Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors and Fire Extinguisher Information - Click Here
  • Housing Rehabilitation and Assistance Program - Financial assistance is available for the rehabilitation of owner-occupied one-family houses to assist residents in the removal of unsafe conditions in their dwellings such as plumbing, heating/energy, electrical, lead-based paint, roof, structural, siding and wall masonry, exterior painting, interior improvements and premise repairs. Funding is provided under the local Rehabilitation Program. To be eligible for assistance, applicants must meet federally recognized income guidelines. For Application, Click Here