Borough of Sussex

Settled in 1742

Sussex Borough Board of Health

The Health Department office is located in the Boro Hall Building at 2 Main Street.

Office Hours

Monday through Friday from 9 AM. to 3 PM
Closed for holidays and emergencies.

Contact Info

Phone: 973-875-4831
Fax: 973-875-6261

Board Secretary

Karen Vanderveer

2023 Board Members

Name Membership Type Term Expires
John Ross Council Representative 12/31/23
Karen Vander Veer Full Member (1 yr) 12/31/23
Nanette Fandino-Diaz Full Member (1 yr) 12/31/23
Patricia Jacobs Full Member (2 yr) 12/31/23
Alexis Horvath Full Member (2 yr) 12/31/24
Lynn Meyer Full Member (2 yr) 12/31/23

Become a Board of Health Member

Members of the Sussex Boro Board of Health are volunteers appointed by the Mayor. If you are interested in serving on this board please download the volunteer form, complete, and return to Boro Hall.


The Board of Health meets at 7:30 p.m. in the Boro Hall on the fourth Tuesday of the month, except in August. Meeting dates are subject to change; please refer to the meetings page for the up-do-date schedule. Minutes and agendas can also be found on the meetings page.

Duties of the Board of Health

The Board of Health discusses animal control, oil tank problems, sewage disposal problems, and anything that may be a problem for the health of the Sussex Boro community.

The Sussex County Division of Health is located at 201 Wheatsworth Rd in Hardyston. Information and forms can be found on the Sussex County website:

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