Welcome to Salem County NJ

Located in the heart of the Northeast Corridor, Salem County is the Gateway to New Jersey. Visit us and Discover the Possibilities that exist in our County. I consider it an honor to serve as Freeholder Director. This website is another step toward making Salem County government open, accessible and responsible, one of my key priorities.

Julie A. Acton
Julie A. Acton Message from Julie A. Acton, Director, Salem County Board of Chosen Freeholders:
Welcome to the Salem County website.  On behalf of the Board of Chosen Freeholders, I encourage residents, visitors, and business’ to explore the many resources, programs, and services Salem County government offers.  You will find useful information; documents and forms to download; links to various government entities; and news announcements.  We are honored to have qualified and dedicated employees who provide friendly and exceptional service to those we serve.  Salem County is a wonderful place to live, work, and visit. I consider it an honor to serve the residents of this great county as your Freeholder Director.  This website serves as another avenue toward this Administration’s priorities: making Salem County government open, accessible, and responsible.

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Welcome to our new "Likes." We are only 6 away from 800, THANK YOU! Help us go straight to 1,000 Likes! ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations C/O Robert Brooks! ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations to Salem County Correctional Facility's February Officer of the Month, C/O Robert Brooks!

Salem County Government shared Salem County Prosecutors Office's photo. ... See MoreSee Less

The Salem County Prosecutor's Office is a drop off location for these donations.

Salem County Board of Chosen Freeholders workshop meeting begins at 6:15 pm and the regular meeting begins at 7:30 pm. The meeting will be held at the Salem County Old Court House. ... See MoreSee Less

Lyneer Staffing will be at Salem County One Stop Center on April 7th from 1 pm to 3 pm. Location: One Stop, 174 E. Broadway, Salem. ... See MoreSee Less

Spring is here ... and the April Walk dates are below! Come out and exercise with our group! ... See MoreSee Less

Assemblyman John Burzichelli and Freeholder Director Julie Acton pictured with a few of our local Queen's at the Meals on Wheels' "Salemwood Squares." ... See MoreSee Less

Worked on a picture page from last nights Meals on Wheels’ “Salemwood Squares” 3-26-15. More to do, out of time tonight. You can check them out now at www.misssalemcounty.org/photogallery/briana/brianagallery.htm

Please share this page with your friends and help us reach 800! ... See MoreSee Less

Julie Acton, Freeholder Director, visited the Field Street School last week. She discussed the responsibilities of the Freeholders and the departments they oversee. (4 photos) ... See MoreSee Less

Salem County Government shared Salem County NJ Cultural Heritage Commission's photo. ... See MoreSee Less

FREE Fun for the family! TOMORROW

Attention Veterans: ... See MoreSee Less


Our phone system has been repaired. We thank you for your patience and apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. ... See MoreSee Less