Important Election Dates
April 4, 2016
Nomination Petition Filing Deadline, for Democratic & Republican Candidates wanting to run in the June 7, 2016 Primary Election.

May 17, 2016
Voter Registration Deadline, last opportunity to register to vote in the Primary Election.

June 7, 2016
Primary Election, Polls will be open from 6:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m.
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Contact the NJ Division of Elections
Mailing Address:
NJ Division of Elections
P.O. Box 304
Trenton, NJ 08625-0304

Office Address:
225 West State Street, 5th Floor
Trenton, NJ 08608

Tel: (609) 292-3760
Fax: (609) 777-1280
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2016 Candidate Petitions
- Posted: 11/16/15 10:55 a.m.
2016 Chronological Election Timelines
- Posted: 11/16/15 10:15 a.m.
Unofficial General Election Results
- Posted: 11/04/15 11:25 a.m.
Statewide Voter Registration Statistics
- Posted: 11/02/15 9:45 a.m.
Official General Election Candidates
- Posted: 09/15/15 3:45 p.m.
Web Address Change
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Proposed Rule Amendments
Pursuant to the New Jersey Open Public Meetings Act, N.J.S.A. 10:4-6 et seq., please take notice that a meeting of the Board of State Canvassers will be held on Tuesday, December 1, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. at the State House Annex, Room 1, 1st Floor, Trenton, New Jersey.
The Proposed Agenda
Storming for the Vote
Watch the League of Women Voters of New Jersey’s video: Storming for the Vote: Hurricane Sandy and the Election
Vote By Mail
In New Jersey, any voter can now vote by mail in any election. You do not need a reason to Vote by Mail.

Don't feel like going to the polls? Simply vote by mail.

Now there is "no excuse" not to vote!
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