Township News and Announcements V5

Online Property Tax/Water Bill Payment System

This is a reminder that Belleville residents can securely view and pay their property tax and water bills online via the Township website, which is available 24/7.

You can access this system by clicking on the image below or by selecting the “PAY BILLS ONLINE” horizontal menu item at the top of this page.

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This will then take you to a new page wherein you can directly access your account information by entering the first few letters of your last name in the “Owner Name” search box.   The online system will then guide you through the rest of the straight-forward process to pay your property tax and/or water bills.

Please be advised that the following convenience fees are associated with the use of this online system:

  • If you pay by ACH or E-check (i.e., direct payment from your personal checking account), there is a $1.05 convenience fee.

  • If you pay by Visa personal debit card, there is a $3.95 convenience fee.

  • The fee for ALL OTHER DEBIT AND CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS will be approximately 2.95% (2.95 PERCENT) of your TOTAL BILL.

Please note that THESE CONVENIENCE FEES ARE NOT COLLECTED BY NOR DO THEY GO TO THE TOWNSHIP – rather these fees are a consequence of the business relationship between a given resident and their respective financial services provider.

If you have any questions about this online payment system, please contact the Finance Department at (973) 450-3342, X-3343, or X-3442 for more information.

A Community Thank You from the Belleville Police Department

Click on any image above to see a larger version of the picture.   The BPD is extremely grateful for any and all gifts of appreciation from our community members and particularly thanks the Montalvo family for this recent gift basket.

In the wake of the recent Dallas Police tragedy, the Belleville Police Department wants to thank our community for its overwhelming and steadfast support of our officers, as well as its concomitant support of our fellow officers throughout the Nation, as we continue our mission for the last 100+ years to protect and to serve all residents of Belleville while always diligently adhering to our core values:

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Integrity is the hallmark of the Belleville Police Department and we are committed to the highest performance standards, ethical conduct and truthfulness in all relationships.  We hold ourselves accountable for our actions and take pride in a professional level of service and fairness to all.


We treat all persons in a dignified and courteous manner, and exhibit understanding of ethnic and cultural diversity, in both our professional and personal endeavors.  We guarantee to uphold the principles and values embodied in the constitutions of the United States and the State of New Jersey.


We provide service in a courteous, efficient, and accessible manner.  We foster community and employee involvement through problem-solving partnerships.


We treat all people impartially with consideration and compassion.  We are equally responsive to our employees and the community we serve.

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For more information about the Belleville Police Department and the myriad services it provides to the residents of Belleville, please contact Chief Mark Minichini at 973-450-3186.