Vote by Mail

Special Notes
In New Jersey, any voter can now Vote by Mail for any election. You do not need a reason for a Vote by Mail Ballot.

League of Women Voters Alerts Public of Important Mail-in Ballot Procedures

A voter may apply for an absentee ballot by completing a Vote by Mail Application and mailing the application to their County Clerk by mail up to 7 days prior to the election. A voter may also apply in person to the County Clerk until 3:00 p.m., the day before the election. The County Clerk cannot accept faxed copies of an Absentee Ballot Application since an original signature is required.

PRINT and fill out completely Vote by Mail Application.
Print and sign your name where indicated. Failure to do so may result in the rejection of your application.
Mail or deliver to your County Clerk's office.
You must be a registered voter.
You will not be permitted to vote at your polling place in the same election.
Your ballot will be mailed on or after the 40th day prior to the Election.
Do not submit more than one application for the same election.
You will receive instructions with your absentee ballot.
Your absentee ballot must be received by the County Board of Elections no later than 8:00 PM (close of the polls) the day of the election.
You must apply for each election you intend to vote by an absentee ballot.
This application must be received by the County Clerk no later than 7 days prior to the election. If you fail to meet this time period, you may come in person (or via authorized messenger if sick or confined) up until 3:00 PM the day prior to the election.

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New Jersey County Clerks

Mail or take your completed Vote by Mail Application (as per instructions above) to your County Clerk listed below.

Atlantic County Clerk
Historic County Building
5901 Main Street
Mays Landing, NJ 08330
(609) 625-7000 x5232

Gloucester County Clerk
1 North Broad Street
P.O. Box 129
Woodbury, NJ 08096-0129
(609) 853-3237
Ocean County Clerk
105 Court House
118 Washington Street
P.O. Box 2191
Toms River, NJ 08754
(732) 929-2018
Bergen County Clerk
Jusitce Center
10 Main Street
Hackensack, NJ 07601-7000
(201) 646-2082
Hudson County Clerk
Brennan Courthouse
583 Newark Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 795-6112
Passaic County Clerk
77 Hamilton Street
Paterson, NJ 07505-2018
(973) 881-4120
Burlington County Clerk
Court Complex
49 Rancocas Road
Mt. Holly, NJ 08060
(609) 265-5122
Hunterdon County Clerk
71 Main Street
Fleminton, NJ 08822
(908) 788-1214
Salem County Clerk
92 Market Street
P.O. Box 18
Salem, NJ 08079-9856
(609) 935-7510 x 208
Camden County Clerk
Hall of Justice, Suite 150
101 South 5th Street
Camden, NJ 08103-4001
(609) 225-7226
Mercer County Clerk
640 South Broad Street
P.O. Box 8068
Trenton, NJ 08650-0068
(609) 989-6464
Somerset County Clerk
20 Grove Street
P.O. Box 3000
Somerville, NJ 08876-1262
(908) 231-7006
Cape May County Clerk
7 North Main Street
P.O. Box 5000
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
(609) 465-1010
Middlesex County Clerk
1 Kennedy Square
P.O. Box 1110
New Brunswick, NJ 08903-1110
(732) 745-3827
Sussex County Clerk
Hall of Rcords Building
4 Park Place
Newtown, NJ 07860-1795
(973) 579-0900
Cumberland County Clerk
Broad & Fayette Street
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
(609) 451-8000 x 209
Monmouth County Clerk
101 Hall of Records
Main & Court Streets
Freehold, NJ 07728-1251
(732) 431-7324
Union County Clerk
2 Broad Street, 1st Floor, Courthouse
Elizabeth, NJ 07207
(908) 527-4966
Essex County Clerk
247 Hall of Records
465 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 621-4921
Morris County Clerk
P.O. Box 315
Morristown, NJ 07963-0315
(973) 285-6180
Warren County Clerk
413 2nd Street
Belvidere, NJ 07823
(908) 475-6211

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