Local ordinance requires that all dogs and cats which attain the age of seven (7) months be licensed.  Rabies vaccination must be valid through November 1st of each licensing year. Licenses may be obtained at the Sparta Township Clerk’s Office between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, or sent by mail, whichever is more convenient. Licenses renewed after January 31st of each year will be subject to a late fee.  If you need further information, please call (973) 729-4493.
 
If licensing by mail, please submit a license application (found under the Forms section) with written proof of rabies vaccination, neutering/spaying, (if applicable) and licensing fees, along with a self-addressed, stamped envelope, to the Sparta Township Clerk’s Office, 65 Main Street, Sparta, NJ 07871, ATTN.: Dog License Official.