Since it is prohibited to
possess chametz on Pesach, any Chametz left undisposed
must be sold to a non-Jew. Any chametz remaining in
the possession of a Jew during Pesach may not be used, eaten, bought
or sold even after Pesach.
Therefore, all Chametz that will not be eaten or
burned before Pesach and all chametz utensils that
will not be thoroughly cleaned by then should be
The storage area should be locked or taped shut to be
leased to the non-Jew at the time of the Chametz sale.
Since there are many legal intricacies in this sale,
only a competent rabbi should be entrusted with its
execution. The rabbi acts as our agent both to sell
the chametz to the non-Jew on the morning before
Pesach starts and also to buy it back the evening
after Pesach ends.
Please fill out the form bellow. If you are
unable to submit your form on-line you may do it in person until
Sunday April 21, 2024 05:00PM.
To validate your commitment to sell your Chametz on-line you will
need a credit card. You are always welcome to come by the
Chabad House in person.
By proceeding i hereby
authorize Rabbi Aharon Goldstein to dispose of all Chametz that may be
in my (our) possession wherever it may be – at home, at my (our)
place of business, or elsewhere – in accordance with the requirements of
Jewish Law as incorporated in the contract for the sale of Chametz.