Chester Township
1 Parker Road
Chester, New Jersey 07930

Animal control is handled through the office of the Board of Health. If you have an animal control question, please call the Board of Health Secretary at (908) 879-5100 x824 during work hours Monday through Friday. If you have an animal control issue on the weekend or after Township business hours, please call the non-emergency phone number for the police at (908) 879-5514.

To learn more about NJ’s black bears, visit NJ Fish & Wildlife to read the State’s Comprehensive Black Bear Management Policy, click here.