Utility Companies for Basking Ridge NJ

When buying a home in Basking Ridge it is important that you contact the utility companies in order to transfer the utilities into your name at least 1 week before closing.  This will ensure uninterrupted service when moving into your new home.  Sellers should also contact the utility companies to transfer the utilities out of their name at least 1 week before closing as well.

Certain parts of Basking Ridge are supplied both electric and gas from PSE&G, other parts are serviced by PSE&G for Gas and JCP&L for electric.  Make sure to ask when you call.  Also, when calling the utility companies for service, you will most likely have to state Bernards Township as the town name, as they may not find your residence listed under Basking Ridge.  Bernards Township is the official name.

When calling the utility companies below, if you encounter any issues with the information provided, please contact me so that I can update accordingly.


Electric Service

Jersey Central Power & Light - JCP&L    800-662-3115

Gas Service

Public Service Enterprise Group - PSE&G    800-436-7734

Water Service

New Jersey American Water    800-652-6987

Cable TV/Internet/Phone

Cablevision Optimum - Raritan Valley    908-766-5008

Verizon FIOS/Internet/Phone

Verizon    888-881-8161

Garbage Pickup Services

K.W.S    908-903-9031

Pinto Disposal    908-561-8231

Raritan Valley Disposal    908-534-4004

Prices vary between the above garbage pickup services.

Township Services

Click the service name below for more information

Somerset County Curbside Recycling Schedule    732-469-3363

Pill Hill Recycling Center  (Basking Ridge)  908-204-3084

Somerset County Recycling    908-231-7109

Bernards Township Sewerage Authority    908-647-2460


For other Bernards Township services check out the township website at:  www.Bernards.org

Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed.