Board of Health

Please call Police Dispatch

The Board of Health is a public agency created under State authority consisting of seven members appointed by the Mayor for three-year terms.

The Board of Health:
-Issues and regulates retail food licenses
-Issues dog and cat licenses
-Holds annual free rabies clinic
-Sponsors Adult Health Clinic in conjunction with Bergen County Department of Health
-Services providing blood pressure screening, diet and health consultations, health education materials, references to doctors, other health agencies and community resources

John Frey, President (2018) - jfrey4@wclnj.com
Mary Clark, MD (2019)
Steven Sperber - Vice President, MD (2018)
Elaine Metlitz , (2020
Josephine Higgins (2020) 
Michelle Micali (2019) 
Ina Palatnek (2020)
Angela Hayes, Council Liaison - councilwomanhayes@wclnj.com

Nancy Gross, Council Liaison - councilwomangross@wclnj.com


Linda Quinn, County Sanitarian 

Secretary:  Debbie Dakin

E-mail: clerk@wclnj.com

Woodcliff Lake Borough Hall
188 Pascack Road,
Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677
Tele: 201-391-4977 Ext. 218

 Woodcliff Lake Board of Health

The Woodcliff Lake Board of Health offers a monthly Child Health Conference for Woodcliff Lake children from birth through age 3 where they may receive free, complete medical physical exams and all required immunizations. Children 7 through 18 years of age may receive immunizations only.  Appointments are necessary.  For further information call (201) 666-4800, ext. 1528.  Sessions are held at the Borough of Hillsdale, 380 Hillsdale Avenue, in the lower level.  Services are provided by a Pediatrician and Public Health Nurse


 Registrar - Debbie Dakin, ext. 218 debbiedakin@wclnj.com

 The Office of the Registrar is open from 8:30 to 4:00 Monday through Friday.  **Marriage Licenses must be applied for by making an appointment with the Registrar's Office.**  Applicants must show the registrar several documents before an application can be filed.  No walk- in applications for marriage licenses will be accepted.  

Copies of Marriage/Death/Birth Certificates can be obtained at Borough Hall or through the mail for a fee of $10.00 each.   Please click on forms and fill out your request legibly.  Be sure to attach of copy of your driver's license or other proof of identity. 

For additional detailed information see Part III in the Code Book

The Official Site of the Borough of Woodcliff Lake