IMPORTANT ELECTION DATES

2017 IMPORTANT ELECTION DATES

APRIL 12  Last day to declare party affiliation to change party in order to vote in upcoming primary.
MAY 16   Last day to register to vote, or change address, for primary election.  Must be postmarked on or before this date.
MAY 30 Deadline for Absentee Voter Applications to be received at County Clerk’s Office.
JUNE 5 Deadline to apply in person to County Clerk to absentee ballot.  Must apply by 3 pm on this date.
JUNE 6    PRIMARY ELECTION DAY Polls Open 6 am to 8 pm
OCTOBER 17 Last day to register to vote, or change address, for general election.  Must be postmarked on or before this date.
OCTOBER 31 Deadline for Absentee Voter Aplications to be received at County Clerk’s office by mail.  (Mail these forms 3-4 days before deadline to insure they are received in time.)
NOVEMBER 6 Deadline to apply in person to County Clerk for absentee ballot.  Must apply by 3 pm on this date.
NOVEMBER 7   GENERAL ELECTION DAY.  Polls open 6 am to 8 pm.
NJ Division of Elections