Manchester Township NJ
Manchester Township NJ
Manchester Township NJ
Manchester Township NJ
Manchester Township2023-01-11T10:46:29-05:00
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Manchester Township is located in beautiful Ocean County, New Jersey, just minutes from the Jersey Shore and
in between New York City, Philadelphia and Atlantic City. Manchester is nestled in the New Jersey Pinelands and we are Ocean County’s best kept secret!

We thank you for your interest in Manchester Township

Beautiful Parks, Lakes, and Preserved Open Space, our top notch municipal services and our vibrant and dynamic community makes Manchester a great place to live, work, and raise a family. That is why the June 2012 edition of Inside New Jersey, a monthly publication of the Star Ledger, rated Manchester Township as such a great place to retire in New Jersey. Manchester Township offers something for everyone!

The goal of our website is to provide you with information about our municipality. Here you can learn about the many departments we have and the services that we offer. This is the hub where you will find a vast amount of information about our local government at your convenience and your leisure.

If there is something that you cannot find, please feel free to contact us during normal business hours and we will be pleased to assist you with any questions. Also, please check back often as we update the site frequently

Here are some ways we can help you.

Manchester Township NJ

Municipal Information

Here you will find information about recent noteworthy headlines, press releases and useful information as it becomes available to the Township.

Manchester Township NJ

Community Resources

Here you will find helpful links to navigating Township programs or other websites commonly utilized by Township residents.

Manchester Township NJ

Community Events

Check this page to view upcoming Township sponsored events, meeting dates and locations. We hope to see you there!

Shop Manchester

Shop Manchester


Your card, issued by the township of Manchester, will earn you

Property tax credits every time you shop in Manchester, whiting and

Lakehurst at participating businesses.


Recent News

Emergency Responders Honored

The heroic efforts of all Manchester Township emergency responders, from volunteer to career, in battling the Jimmy's Waterhole wildfire were recognized by Mayor Rob Arace with a Proclamation presented during the May 8, 2023, Township [...]

Mayor Arace Issues Proclamations

Mayor Rob Arace was honored to present two Proclamations at the April 24, 2023, Township Council meeting in recognition of individuals who work tirelessly in betterment of our community! First, Clerk Teri Giercyk accepted a [...]

Recognizing National Vietnam War Veterans Day

Today, March 29, 2023, on National Vietnam War Veterans Day, we honor those who served and sacrificed during the Vietnam War. Mayor Rob Arace had the privilege of presenting Joseph Rucci, who represented the Manchester [...]

Photos courtesy of Manchester Township and local residents’ submissions.  Thank you

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