Governor Murphy has announced that "all New Jersey water companies have voluntarily agreed to suspend shut-offs during this #COVID19 emergency." We recommend that you reach out to your service provider directly to confirm this is their policy.

Electric and Gas

The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU) has also announced that the state’s public electric and gas utilities have universally agreed to suspend service shutoffs statewide in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Internet and Phone

The governor's Executive Order 126, which prevents internet and voice service from being terminated or downgraded due to nonpayment, is currently for residential service only.

Updated: April 30, 2020
Source: @GovMurphy on Twitter, New Jersey Board of Public Utilities Release, Executive Order No. 126

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