NEW: State Law Requires Lead Paint Inspections for Rentals as of July 22, 2022. For more information, visit this guide and FAQ page. Visit the New Jersey DCA website for additional information on lead abatement. Please call the Health Department at 609-844-7089 with any questions or concerns.
New Jersey's Lead-Safe Home Remediation Grant Program details can be found in English and Spanish. Information on home assessments can be found here.
The Environmental Protection Agency provides the basic information you need to know about lead poisoning in these resources:
|About Lead Poisoning||Lead Poisoning Home Checklist||Protect Your Family From Lead In Your Home|
Call and speak with a lead poisoning specialist Monday - Friday, 8AM to 6PM (except federal holidays) at:
1 (800) 424-LEAD 1- (800) 424-5323