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  • Chris Garrison

  • Beach Tag Director
  • phone icon (609) 884-8468 x 22
  • email icon Email: cgarrison@capemaypoint.org
  • home icon 215 Lighthouse Avenue
  •       Cape May Point, NJ 08212
  • Office Hours

  • By Appointment Only
  • Forms & Documents

  • No documents at this time

The Cape May Point Beach Tag Program has been in operation since 1972.  We provide a number of services on the beaches here at the Point.  We sell beach tags by the day, week and the season to gain access to our beaches for those over 11 years old.  The tag program offers free tags to veterans and active service members and their immediate families.  We also provide assistance and information to those who request it.


Beach Tags Required

Everyone 12 and over must have a beach tag to access any Cape May Point Beach from the 3rd Saturday in June through Labor Day.

Beach Tag Rates

Pre-purchased seasonal beach tags will be availalbe for pick up every day between 9:00 a.m. and 12 noon.  The temporary tag office is located behind Borough Hall at the entrance of the State Park.  Tags will also be sold during these times.  

After Memorial Day:

Daily………………………………$10.00
Weekly (Sat -Sat)…………......…$25.00
Seasonal…………………………$40.00

Children UNDER the AGE of 12 are FREE!

All tags can be purchased on the beaches from any Beach Tag Inspector once the beaches open for the season.

Active Duty and Military Veterans Tag Program


The Municipal Boundaries for Cape May Point Beaches are from the State Park (Lighthouse Avenue) up to and including the Alexander Avenue Jetty…these areas require Cape May Point Beach Tags. Cape May Point Beach Tags are ONLY valid on our beaches and likewise, our tags are not accepted on other area beaches.


Please Be Safe, Be Alert and Swim near a Lifeguard. Obey Signs and Instructions and Enjoy!

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