League of Women Voters

New Jersey


New Jersey Verify Registration Status

To verify your voter registration status, please utilize your state resource. For more information contact your local elections official.

New Jersey Election Dates

The next election date is Tuesday, October 2, 2018 (Special School Board Election). The registration deadline is Tuesday, September 11, 2018.

Contact your local Board of Elections for more information.

New Jersey Absentee Ballot Process

In New Jersey, you can vote by mail ballot for any election. You do not need a reason for a vote by mail ballot.

New Jersey Registration Deadline.

Not registered? Use our registration tool to fill out your application!

The registration deadline to vote is 21 days prior to Election Day.

Evening registration is available please check with your in the commissioner of registration for dates and times.

New Jersey Voters with Disabilities

Most polling places in New Jersey are accessible to voters with disabilities. You may call your county board of elections to determine if your polling location will be able to meet your specific needs. However, if you are permanently disabled, unable to go to the polls to vote, or wish to receive information on an absentee ballot, you may check a box in the lower left hand corner of the voter registration form and information will be forwarded to you.

New Jersey Polling Place Locator

You can find your polling place by utilizing your state resource.

If you have further questions on your polling place location, please contact your county clerk.

New Jersey ID Needed for Registration

If you registered to vote by mail in your county after January 1, 2003 and have never voted in a federal election in the county, you are required to provide your county commissioner of registration with identification. If you registered by mail before January 1, 2003, you are not required to show identification to register.


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Election Day Problems?

Call one of these hotlines:
1-866-OUR-VOTE (866-687-8683)
1-888-VE-Y-VOTA (en Español)
1-888-API-VOTE (Asian multilingual assistance)
1-844-418-1682 (Arabic)


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