Vote by Mail

Print
Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

NOTE: The Primary Election is now scheduled for July 7, and will be conducted mainly by mail-in ballots. 

Per Executive Order 144, registered, active, Democrats and Republicans will be mailed ballots automatically.  Unaffiliated and Inactive voters will be mailed a special application that they can use if they would like to receive a ballot for the July 7th Primary. That application can also be printed here and mailed.

Voting by Mail is an easy and efficient way to cast your vote if you are unable to vote at your polling location. Please refer to the table below to determine which application you should to complete.

If you do not have access to a printer and would like an application mailed to you, please complete this short form.

IF YOU ARE...  USE THIS APPLICATION...

A civilian voter registered to vote in Somerset County

Mail-In Ballot Application (English)

Solicitud de Boleta Para Votar por Correo (Spanish)

You may apply for a Mail-In Ballot if you are a registered voter by completing an application and submitting it to this office either by mail or in person. A Mail-In Ballot Application by mail must be received in this office no later than 7 days prior to the election for which it is being requested. All Mail-In Ballot Applications received by mail will be processed in a timely manner and Mail-In Ballots will be mailed directly to the voter. Registered voters may apply in person or via authorized messenger for a Mail-In Ballot up until 3:00 P.M. of the day before the election. Those voters applying in person will be able to receive their ballot by hand upon submitting the application.

A civilian voter residing overseas

Federal Post Card Application

You may apply for a Mail-In Ballot for federal elections if you are a voter who is living outside of the United States temporarily or permanently and who was residing in New Jersey immediately prior to departure. In order to receive a, the civilian overseas voter does not have to be a registered voter, but must have met the qualifications to register and vote in New Jersey prior to leaving the United States. The overseas civilian voter is entitled to a ballot whether or not the voter ever intends to return to the United States to reside.

A military voter residing within the United States

Mail-In Ballot Application (English)
Solicitud de Boleta Para Votar por Correo (Spanish)

You may apply for a Mail-In Ballot if you are New Jersey resident who is a member of the Uniformed Services, Merchant Marine, Commissioned Corps of the Public Health Service, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. “Uniformed Services” include members of the United States Armed Forces (Navy, Army, Air Force, Marine Corps and Coast Guard. Family members of a military voter are also entitled to vote by mail. If you are a Military voter currently residing within the United States, please complete a Mail-In Ballot Application and mark the appropriate choice in the Special Status box on the application.

A military voter residing overseas

Federal Post Card Application

You may apply for a Mail-In Ballot if you are New Jersey resident who is a member of the Uniformed Services, Merchant Marine, Commissioned Corps of the Public Health Service, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. “Uniformed Services” include members of the United States Armed Forces (Navy, Army, Air Force, Marine Corps and Coast Guard. Family members of a military voter are also entitled to vote by mail. If you are a Military voter currently residing outside the United States, please complete the Federal Post Card application to receive your Mail-In Ballot.

A mail-in voter wishing to withdraw from the program

Opt-Out Form 

 If you wish to stop receiving ballots for All Future Elections you may opt-out at any time. Please be aware that if you opt-out during an active election period your request won't be implemented until after that election.

 

Questions? Please call us at (908) 231-7504 or email us at mailinvoting@co.somerset.nj.us.