Sussex County Adjuster's Office
One Spring St., Newton NJ 07860

The County Adjuster's Office has charge and supervision of the papers relating to the commitment or admission of the mentally ill in the county. The Adjuster determines the financial ability of those in County and State institutions to pay for the cost of care, as well as the financial responsibility of any legal responsible relative. The Adjuster also determines legal settlement of patients and presents these findings to the court. This office also reviews and approves bills to the County from the State.