Essex County Unclaimed Property

Search for Essex County NJ unclaimed property. An unclaimed property search can provide information on unclaimed life insurance, unpaid life insurance claims, tax overpayments, property transfers, gift deeds, wills, beneficiaries, money owed by the government, unclaimed money, and property deeds in a will.


A Finance Department administers finances for a municipality, often at the state or local level. As part of this job, Finance Departments keep records about tax payments and tax refunds, including unclaimed property or money. This can include overpayments on taxes, property or money owed by the government, and other unclaimed property. Finance Departments may provide an online searchable database to locate unclaimed property.

Bloomfield Finance Department Bloomfield NJ 1 Municipal Plaza 07003 973-680-4038

Fairfield Township Finance Department Fairfield NJ 230 Fairfield Road 07004 973-227-1400

Montclair Finance Department Montclair NJ 205 Claremont Avenue 07042 973-509-4962

Newark Finance Department Newark NJ 828 Broad Street 07102 973-733-3930

Orange Finance Department City of Orange NJ 29 North Day Street 07050 973-266-4021


A Clerk Office maintains public records for a county or local government, including records on unclaimed property. This can include property transferred through a will or gift deed, overpayments on taxes or tax refunds, or other moneys owed by the government. An unclaimed property search can find money or property that has not been claimed by an individual or a relative. The Clerk Office may provide an online database to find unclaimed property.

Belleville Township Clerk Belleville NJ 152 Washington Avenue 07109 973-450-3410

Bloomfield Township Clerk Bloomfield NJ 1 Municipal Plaza 07003 973-680-4015

Caldwell Clerk Caldwell NJ 1 Provost Square 07006 973-403-4626

Essex County Clerk Newark NJ 465 Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard 07102 973-621-4920

Essex County Clerk Newark NJ 465 Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard 07102 973-621-4921

Essex Fells Borough Clerk Essex Fells NJ 255 Roseland Avenue 07021 973-226-3400

Fairfield Clerk Fairfield NJ 230 Fairfield Road 07004 973-882-2715

Irvington Clerk Irvington NJ 1 Civic Square 07111 973-399-6677

Livingston Clerk Livingston NJ 357 South Livingston Avenue 07039 973-535-7965

Millburn Clerk Millburn NJ 435 Essex St 07041 973-564-7065

Nutley Town Clerk Nutley NJ 1 Kennedy Drive 07110 973-284-4955

Orange City Clerk City of Orange NJ 29 North Day Street 07050 973-266-4000

Verona Township Clerk Verona NJ 880 Bloomfield Avenue 07044 973-857-4772


The Veterans Affairs Department is a federal agency that provides services to veterans, including providing life insurance to service members. In some cases, policyholders or their beneficiaries may have unclaimed insurance funds which are owed to them, which are considered unclaimed property. The Veterans Affairs Department provides an online search database to identify unclaimed life insurance funds owed to people.

Disabled Veterans Belleville NJ 612 Mill Street 07109 973-751-4700

New Jersey Department of Military and Veterans Affairs Newark NJ 20 Washington Place 07102 973-645-3534

US Department of Veterans Affairs - Newark Regional Benefit Office Newark NJ 20 Washington Place 07102 973-297-1046

US Veterans Center Bloomfield NJ 2 Broad Street 07003 973-748-0980

Veterans of Foreign Wars Newark NJ 40 Barbara Street 07105 973-344-4020

Veterans of Foreign Wars Roseland NJ 52 Eisenhower Parkway 07068 973-226-4229

Veterans of Foreign Wars Cedar Grove NJ 970 Pompton Avenue 07009 973-239-9733

Veterans of Foreign Wars Camptown Irvington NJ 56 Chestnut Avenue 07111 973-372-9553

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2856 Livingston NJ 95 West Mount Pleasant Avenue 07039 973-994-9492

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 493 Nutley NJ 271 Washington Avenue 07110 973-235-9661

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 711 Bloomfield NJ 369 Broughton Avenue 07003 973-338-4277

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7925 Fairfield NJ 45 Plymouth Street 07004 973-227-9600

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9015 Newark NJ 349 Mulberry Street 07102 973-624-5552

Vietnam Veterans of America Newark NJ 20 Washington Place 07102 973-643-7811


A Recorder of Deeds preserves real estate documents for a county or local government as part of their job to ensure the accuracy of land, property, and property tax records. Recorders of Deeds may also provide information on unclaimed property, including property transferred through a will or gift deed. Unclaimed property information may be available on the Recorder of Deeds website through a searchable database.

Essex County Recorder of Deeds Newark NJ 465 Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard 07102 973-621-4960