Patrick J. Keating, Director
Department of Finance
520 Market Street
City Hall, Room 213
P.O. Box 95120
Camden, New Jersey 08101-5120
Phone: (856) 757-7582
Fax: (856) 757-7354
Divisions & Bureaus
Bureau of Accounts & Control
Bureau of City Treasurer
Bureau of Grants Management
Bureau of Revenue Collections
Bureau of Payroll
Office of Assessments
Reports (due to large file size Right Click and save file then open)
Budget FY 2019          Audit FYE 2016
Budget FY 2018          Audit FYE 2015
Budget FY 2017          Audit FYE 2014
Budget FY 2016          Audit FYE 2013
Budget FY 2015
Budget FY 2014
Budget FY 2013          AFS 2015

A. Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide the highest level of service possible, through the sharing of financial information with the Mayor, City Council, and the various Departments and Offices within the Administration. The Department strives to act both in a friendly and professional manner when dealing with taxpayers, residents, and vendors.

B. Department Goals and Objectives

  • To assist the Mayor, City Administration and City Council with the preparation of an annual budget that will provide adequate funding for all of the services needed in the City of Camden.
  • To establish an Office of Management and Budget within the Director’s Office.
  • To assist in reducing the structural budget gap of the City, thereby minimizing the need for additional state aid.
  • To aid in the removal of the State of Imminent Peril and elimination of the need for the State Financial Review Board. Minimize the need for additional State Aid/reduction of structural deficit.