1. The Neighborhood Preservation Program is responsible for creating, verifying and maintaining an inventory of the Township’s 915 Vacant Structures and 320 Vacant Lots; these quantities were field verified as of May 2019.
2. As per the Township of Irvington Municipal Code 460-69, every Vacant Structure and Vacant Lot must be registered with the Township along with payment of a Fee. The annual Vacant Property Registration (VPR) Fee is:
a) $500 for 1st and 2nd years
b) $750 for the 3rd year
c) $1,000 for the 4th year and beyond.
d) The Annual VPR Period is from July 1st to June 30th
3. Our VPR process is 100% paperless. There are no forms to complete, no checks to write or mail. We have an internet based VPR Portal that allows you to register the property and pay the registration fee.
4. To access the VPR Portal log onto www.irvingtonportal.us
a) Click on “Log In”
b) Then click on “Don’t have an account? Create one
c) Once you create an account and log on then click on the “Vacant Property” Follow the instructions, and you can pay the fee using a credit card or an electronic check once you complete the data input.