Beach Information

  Masks must be worn on all handicap beach entrances (Centre St., 5th St., and Pearl St.) and when entering and exiting the beaches when you are unable to practice safe social distancing.

CENTRE STREET BADGE OFFICE

Centre Street Badge Office is OPEN

Located on Centre Street at the Beach Entrance

Seasonal Badges can only be picked up at the Badge Office!

PRE-SEASON PRICE ENDS JUNE 15TH

Monday            10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Tuesday            10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Wednesday      10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Thursday          10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Friday                10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Saturday           10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Sunday              10:00 am to 3:00 pm

NO REFUNDS…NO EXCEPTIONS

ARE YOU VISITING FOR A WEEK OR A DAY?

WEEKLY   $20

DAILY   $5

WEDNESDAYS ARE FREE

Weekly and/or daily badges can be purchased at the Centre St. Badge Office with Cash, Credit Card (fees apply) or through our app VIPLY (fees apply).

Weekly and/or daily badges can also be obtained from a Beach Haven Badge Checker on the beach.  In order to do that, you MUST pre-purchase your daily or weekly badges through our app VIPLY (fees apply).  You will then scan in with the checker when you arrive and your badges will be provided.  To keep our employees safe, checkers WILL NOT CARRY CASH.

BADGES ARE ONLY NEEDED FOR VISITORS BETWEEN THE AGES OF 13 TO 64 (more information below)

ARE YOU A COLLECTOR?

 A limited number of Commemorative badges ($50) are left!

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SEASONAL BADGES ($40) MAY BE PURCHASED IN PERSON, AT THE BEACH BADGE OFFICE ON CENTRE ST., with cash, check, or credit card (fees apply)

NO REFUNDS…NO EXCEPTIONS

Important Badge Information:

  1. BADGES ARE ONLY NEEDED FOR VISITORS BETWEEN THE AGES OF 13 TO 64
  2. THOSE 65 AND OLDER MAY RECEIVE A FREE, LIFETIME SENIOR BADGE (not specialty badges), AT THE CENTRE ST. BADGE OFFICE, IN-PERSON WITH ID.  REPLACEMENT SENIOR BADGES ARE $10.
  3. VETERANS MAY RECEIVE A FREE VETERAN’S BADGE (valid for all Beach Haven recreation) AT THE CENTRE ST. BADGE OFFICE, WITH PROPER ID
  4. ACTIVE DUTY MILITARY AND THEIR IMMEDIATE FAMILY MEMBERS MAY RECEIVE FREE, WEEKLY WRIST BANDS AT THE CENTRE ST. BADGE OFFICE, WITH PROPER ID
  5. BADGES ARE ONLY GOOD WITHIN THE BOROUGH OF BEACH HAVEN (FROM 12TH ST. TO NELSON AVE.)
  6. BEACH HAVEN BEACHES ARE FREE ON WEDNESDAYS
Departments

*You must purchase your weekly and daily badges through our mobile app*

IF YOU WANT TO PURCHASE THEM AT THE BEACH!

*OUR CHECKERS WILL NOT CARRY CASH*

Daily and Weekly badges can still be purchased at the Centre St. badge office with cash, check, or credit card.

 

Weekly Badges $20.00
Daily Badges $5.00

                                                                                                   *there is a service fee when purchasing badges on this app*

Schedule of Fees and Surcharges

VIPLY fees per badge

Pre-Season  $2.24

Seasonal      $2.84

Weekly        $1.30

Daily            $1.30

Credit Card fees

$3.00 for purchases up to and including $113.

2.65% for purchases above $113.

List of Guarded Beaches: Lifeguards are on duty between the hours of 10 AM to 6 PM

WHEN NO GUARDS ARE ON DUTY, SWIM AT YOUR OWN RISK.

12th Street

Taylor Ave

5th Street

2nd Street

Centre Street

Engleside Ave

Pearl Street

Belvoir Ave

Essex Ave

Between Liberty & Pelham Ave

Between Kentford & Leeward Ave

  HANDICAPPED BEACH ACCESS

  • Handicapped beach access is available on Fifth Street, Centre Street, and Pearl Street
  • If you or a loved one needs a beach wheel chair please contact the beach badge office for delivery to your home.
  • There is always a beach wheel chair for use at the Centre Street Beach Patrol Building (first come, first serve)

Conduct on the Beach

No Smoking of any kind on Beach Haven beaches.

Dogs

Dogs are permitted on the beach ONLY from September 16th until May 14th. Any other time is prohibited. If your dog poops you scoop, it’s the law!

Volleyball Courts

NEW!  There is a public volleyball court located between 3rd Street and 4th Street on the beach.

Ball playing on the Beach

Ball playing, ball throwing, quoits, horseshoes and like activities will be permitted at the discretion of the Lifeguard Captain, Chief of Police or their designees (ie lifeguards on duty). These activities are prohibited from 10 am to 5 pm in areas between flags placed to designate authorized swimming areas. These activities are also banned from dune area at all times. * Throwing any object which may endanger or be likely to endanger persons or property is prohibited on the beach, dune area, pavilions, walkways or access ways to any pavilions or beaches within the Borough of Beach Haven.

Kite & Drone Flying on the Beach

Kite flying will be permitted on the beach only before 10 am and after 5 pm. This activity is banned from the dune area at all times.

Horseback Riding on the Beach

Horseback riding is prohibited at all times on the beach, sand or dune area.

Food & Beverages on the Beach

Food and drinks are allowed on the beach, but please help keep our beaches clean by throwing out your trash in the designated receptacles. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES ARE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES & OPEN CONTAINERS OF THE LIKE PERMITTED ON THE BEACHES.

These restrictions will be in effect from June 15th until Labor Day, inclusive.

IT IS ILLEGAL FOR ANY PERSON TO WALK ON OR DISTURB ANY DUNE AREA IN THE BOROUGH OF BEACH HAVEN.