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Lavallette Beach Badges

The Beach Badge Office will be operating out of the little league concession stand again for 2021. Located at the corner of Jersey City Ave and Baltimore Ave (Next to the Upper Shores Library).
Click here for directions

732-793-2111 (Seasonal)

Please call Borough Hall in the off season at 732-793-7477

The current scheduled hours for pickup of pre-ordered badges will be:

Tuesdays 9am-2pm beginning in May – Pre-Ordered Badge Pickup Only, no direct sales until June, 7th.
Fridays 11am-4pm beginning in May – Pre-Ordered Badge Pickup Only, no direct sales until June, 7th.

Starting 7 days a week beginning Monday, June 7, 2021  9:00 am – 4:00 pm.

This is when the badge office will have season beach badges for sale and pickup available for pre-season badges that were ordered.
Prior to June 7, 2021 you must continue to use the order form located on Lavallette.org or in the lobby of the municipal building, in the borough calendar and will be available at the badge office until the pre-season sale ends on May 31st.

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Ortley Beach Badges

Beach badges for Ortley Beach and Shelter Cove.

Week day badge $10. Weekly beach badges are $35. Season Badge $60.

Badges can be purchased at

Recreation Administration Office

1810 Warren Point Road,Toms River

Beach Badge Office Hours

Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Senior citizens, defined as persons 62 years of age and over, may access township beaches free of charge, but must obtain a senior citizen beach identification card issued by the township. Residency is not required.

The governing body has unanimously passed an ordinance that waives beach fees for all active U.S. military, military reservists and military retirees, their spouses or civil union partners and dependent children.  You must present a valid military identification card to receive your beach badge.

Seaside Park Beach Badges


2021 Summer Badge Prices

***Daily badges (not sold until beach badges are required) will be $12***

   Seasonal Senior (65+)          Seasonal Boat Ramp
May 1st – June 30th    $60 $20           $80
June 30th – Sept. 7th    $65 $20           $100

1 senior badge per senior customer with valid ID
Children 11 & Under are FREE
Active & Retired Military are FREE with proper ID

Forms of Payment: Credit Cards (Visa, MasterCard, Discover), Check: Must have NJ address and Driver’s License Number

Seaside Park Seasonal Beach Badge sales will resume on May 1st. Badge sales will be both in person at our boardwalk location between N and O Streets AND online. Online sales can be redeemed at the same location.

Hour of operation for beach badge sales are as follows:

Beginning May 1st – Monday through Friday 10am to 3pm; Weekends 10am to 4pm.

Seaside Park Beach Control
[email protected]

Seaside Heights Beach Badges

Buy badges with the App for Seaside heights

Beach Fees

Seaside Heights charges a beach fee to help defray expenses related to providing visitors one of the cleanest and safest public beaches on the East Coast.

  • Daily fee – $9 (ocean beaches) and $5 (bay beach Saturday, Sunday and holidays)
  • Weekly badge – $35 (Sunday through Saturday)
  • Season badge – $45 if purchased on or before May 15th
  • Season badge – $60 if purchased after May 15th
  • Senior Citizen season badge – $15 for persons 65 years of age and older. Two badges are $25 if purchased at the same time and both persons are present when purchased.
  • Children 11 years of age and under – free every day
  • Active and retired military personnel and their dependents – free every day with the appropriate Common Access Card, Uniformed Services ID Card, DD Form 214, or Veterans Benefit ID Card issued by the VA.

Free & Discount Days

Seaside Heights offers beach fee discounts throughout the summer, including Mom and Me Days, Dad and Me Days, and Bring a Friend Days.

Ocean Beach Shores Beach Badges

Fill out form to request Ocean Beach Shores Club Badges.

You must be a resident or renter of Ocean Beach Shores.

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