Borough of South Toms River

As The Little Town with a Big Heart we like to keep our close-knit community informed and interconnected, welcome to the Borough of South Toms River! Here you can find updates on local events, information on town policies and forms, department information and much more! 





South Toms River Volunteer First Aid and Rescue Squad Inc. is a non-profit, volunteer organization that depends largely on fundraising and voluntary contributions from the citizens of our service area.
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Animal Control is contacted through the town, please click here for more information.
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The Office of Emergency Management (OEM), is responsible for an emergency management plan that prepares for, responds to and recovers from any natural or manmade event that may occur in South Toms River.
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Our primary response area is Manitou Park, Holiday City, Holiday Heights, Silver Ridge sections of Berkeley Township, Robert J. Miller Airpark (Ocean County Airport) and the Boro of South Toms River.
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Online Payment service Available

While most payments through this channel will be received and posted electronically within 2 business days, please initiate your payments a few days early to avoid any delays.    If you maintain multiple properties or accounts with the Borough, please create a separate payee for each property/account.   We can only electronically receive one payment record per account.  If you have any questions, please contact our Tax Office at 732-349-0403.

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Sign up for Trunk or Treating Today!

Posted on October 7, 2019

Join the STR community and sign up your vehicle to participate in the Trunk or Treat event @ Mathis Plaza, Saturday, October 26th from 12-3pm.

Click here to sign up today!

Land Use Board Meeting on September 16th, 2019

Posted on September 12, 2019

The Land Use Board Meeting on September 16th, 2019 has been canceled. The next Land Use Board Meeting will be on August 21st, 2019.