Due to health precautions we are taking due to the COVID 19 Pandemic, all of our services at both of our locations will be by appointment only.

To schedule an appointment in our County Courthouse Office at 60 West Broad Street, Bridgeton NJ, please call 856-453-4860.

All Notary Oath appointments will be temporarily scheduled and conducted at our Cumberland County Courthouse Office in Bridgeton New Jersey. You may schedule an appointment by calling 856-453-4860.

Our hours of operation at both offices are temporarily being modified as well.

The County Courthouse Office hours are Monday- Friday 8:30 am- 4:30 pm, and the Cumberland County Store Office hours are Monday- Friday 11:00 am- 7:00 pm and Saturday 11:00 AM- 3:00 PM.

Doing Business As
  1. Name must be checked to make sure that no-one has already registered a business under the same name. (If last name is in title of business there is no need to check)
  2. Need three (3) original trade name certificates completed. Forms are available from the clerk’s office or you can print three (3) copies from the link below. Please note: owner or all partners must sign form and have signature(s) witnessed by a notary public or attorney.
  3. There is a $50 filing fee. This fee must be paid in cash.

You will receive a stamped copy of your certificate with the business name number on it. The original remains here and the additional copy will be sent to the commercial recording office in Trenton, NJ at the end of the current month.

Additional information available by contacting the office of NJ Licensing & Business Name Information at (800) 533-0186.

Related Forms (PDF Format)


Dissolution of Trade Name Certificate