In 2018, the Maplewood Township Committee adopted the Vacant Property Registration Ordinance (#2891-18). This regulation requires that all vacant properties/ buildings are registered with the Township of Maplewood in accordance with Maplewood Code.
Owners of a vacant property must register within 30 days after the building becomes vacant or within 30 days after assuming ownership of a vacant property. Download the Vacant Property Registration Application form below:
The fee pertaining to ordinance #2891-18
- Initial Registration: $500.00
- First Renewal: $1,500.00
- Second Renewal: $2,000.00
- Subsequent Renewal: $5000.00
For more information or questions, please contact the Building Department at (973) 762-8120 ext. 5601 or 3703.