Health Department / Board of Health
The Health Department conducts inspections of food establishments, apartments, and rental homes. Health Services and Animal Control services are provided to the residents of Rockaway Borough through a Shared Services Agreement with the Township of Randolph. Services include:
- Clinics for blood pressure
- Flu Vaccine
- Male and female cancer screening
- Blood screening
Borough of Rockaway Health Department
1 East Main St.
Rockaway, NJ 07866
Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Township of Randolph Health Department
502 Millbrook Ave.
Randolph, NJ 07869
Morris County Human Services
Board of Health
The Board of Health holds meetings at 6:30 p.m. on the second Tuesday of the month at the Community Center, 21-25 Union St., Rockaway, NJ.
2019 Members: Debbie Bernardo, Patricia Giannetti, Robert Grow, Christine Radzai, Cynthia Rueter, Jean Rueter
Here is a list of helpful health publications. They are PDFs.
- Bed Bugs Facts Sheet
- Common Backyard Mosquito Sources
- Mosquito-Borne Diseases
- Prevent Tick Bites
- West Nile Virus
- Zika Virus and New Jersey Mosquitoes Fact Sheet
Animal control services are provided to the residents of Rockaway Borough through a Shared Services Agreement with the Township of Randolph.
Dog and cat licenses are due by January 31 of each year. Click here for information and applications for dog/cat licenses.
Free Rabies Immunization Voucher Program
Free rabies vaccinations are available to all dogs and cats belonging to Rockaway Borough residents. Clinics are located at the offices of participating veterinarians between January 1 and February 28. For more information, see the Randolph Township Dog/Cat Licenses page, (scroll down towards the bottom of the page.)
Animal Control Officer
Phone: 973-989-7050 After hours call police at 973-627-1314
Email: AnimalControl@Randolphnj.org Non-Emergency Only