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Important Dates for Essex County Voters

It's that time of the year again and we at the Essex County Democratic Committee want to ensure you have all of the information and tools you need to successfully vote. Whether via mail, early vote, or in person on election day, the important thing is that we show up in plurality to vote.

September 24

Begin Mailing of Mail-In Ballots for General Election

October 18

Voter Registration Deadline for General Election

October 29 - November 6

Early Voting Period

November 1

Deadline to apply for a Mail-In Ballot by Mail for General Election

November 4

Deadline for Application to Receive General Election Mail-In Ballots by Electronic Means for Qualified Overseas Civilian and Military Voters

November 7 – by 3:00 p.m.

Deadline for In-Person Mail-In Ballot Applications for General Election

November 8

General Election

Deadline for Post Office Receipt of Mail-In Ballots from the General Election

Deadline for In-Person Submission of General Election Mail-In Ballots to County Boards of Election

November 14

Deadline for Receipt of Timely Mailed Postmarked Mail-In Ballots to County Boards of Election

Please use the links below to find voter registration information, polling locations for early vote/election day, drop box locations, and the three (3) ways you can vote; by mail, during early vote week and at the polls on election day.

Voter Registration Information
Vote By Mail Information
Essex County Early Voting Locations
Find Your Election Day Polling Location in Essex County
Essex County Drop Box locations
Track your ballot
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