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Sell Your Chametz

  • All such Chametz, as well as all Chametz utensils that were not thoroughly cleaned, should be stored away. The storage area should be locked or taped shut for the duration of the holiday.

    Since there are many legal intricacies involved in this sale, a rabbi acts as our agent both to sell the Chametz to the non-Jew on the morning before Passover and also to buy it back the evening after Passover ends.

    By Mail: Please click here to download a form that can be printed, filled out and mailed to us, please make sure we receive it by Thursday, April 18, 2019.

     If you are unable to submit your form to Rabbi Prus in person or by mail, you may submit your form online.

    Jewish law require that your Chametz be sold by the specified deadline for the location in which the owner will be on the day before Passover. Click here to look up this time for your city.

  • Delegation of Power to Sell Chametz:

  • I the undersigned, fully empower and permit Rabbi Chaim Prus to act in my place and stead, and on my behalf to sell all Chametz possessed by me, knowingly or unknowingly as defined by the Torah and Rabbinic Law (e.g. Chametz, possible Chametz, and all kind of Chametz mixtures).

    Also Chametz that tends to harden and adhere to inside surfaces of pans, pots, or cooking utensils, the utensils themselves, as well as pet food that contain chametz and mixtures thereof.

    Rabbi Chaim Prus is also empowered to lease all places wherein the Chametz owned by me may be found, particularly at the address/es listed below, and elsewhere.

    Rabbi Chaim Prus has full right to appoint any agent or substitute in his stead and said substitute shall have full right to sell and lease as provided herein.

    Rabbi Chaim Prus also has the full power and right to act as he deems fit and proper in accordance with all the details of the Bill of Sale used in the transaction to sell all my Chametz, chametz mixtures, etc., as provided herein. This power is in conformity with all Torah, Rabbinic and Civil laws.

  • Where will you be on the morning of April 19, 2019?

    The sale of chametz must be completed by a specific time depending on the location where you will be on the morning of April 19, 2019. Please select a city (and corresponding time zone) where the sale of your chametz should take place.
  • Please note:
    If you will be in a time zone to the east of Bangkok, please select Sydney.
    If you will be in a time zone to the east of Jerusalem, please select Bangkok.
    If you will be in a time zone to the east of London, please select Jerusalem.
    If you will be in a time zone to the east of Sao Paulo, please select London.
    If you will be in a time zone to the east of New York, please select Sao Paulo.
    If you will be in a time zone to the east of Los Angeles, please select New York.

  • Personal Information:

  • Note: The deadline for submissions is 8:00am (local time) on April 18, 2019, at the selected city.

    To learn more about about the search and removal of chametz, click here .

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