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2015 Important Events Calendar

April 2015 Dates
Primary: Publication of Notice of Mail-in Ballot Availability for Primary Election by County Clerks.April 7, 2015 -
May 2015 Dates
Primary: Voter Registration Deadline for Primary ElectionMay 12, 2015
Primary: Mailing of Sample Ballots for Primary Election(on or before 12 noon on Wednesday preceding election)May 27, 2015
Primary: Deadline for Application to Receive Primary Election Mail-In Ballots by Electronic Means for Qualified OverseasCivilian and Military VotersMay 29, 2015 -
June 2015 Dates
Primary: Deadline for Submission of Primary Election Mail-In Ballots to County Boards of Election(by 8:00 p.m. on the day of election)June 1, 2015 -
Primary: Deadline for In -Person Mail-In Ballot Applications for Primary Election (up to 3:00 p.m. on the day before election)June 1, 2015
Primary Election Day(Tuesday after first Monday in June)June 2, 2015
September 2015 Dates
General: Commencement of Mailing of Mail-In Ballots for General ElectionSeptember 19, 2015 -
October 2015 Dates
General: Voter Registration Deadline for General ElectionOctober 13, 2015
General: Deadline to apply for a Mail-In Ballot by Mail for General ElectionOctober 27, 2015
General: Deadline for Application to Receive General Election Mail-In Ballots by Electronic Means for Qualified Overseas Civilian and Military VotersOctober 30, 2015 -
November 2015 Dates
General: Deadline for In-Person Mail-In Ballot Applications for General Election by 3:00 p.m.November 2, 2015 -
General Election(Tuesday after first Monday in November)November 3, 2015
North Brunswick Mayoral Election - Current Mayor: Francis 'Mac' Womack, III - Population(40,742)
November 3, 2015
Woodbridge Township Mayoral Election - Current Mayor: John E. McCormac - Population(99,585)
November 3, 2015
Toms River Mayoral Election - Current Mayor: Thomas F. Kelaher - Population(88,791)
November 3, 2015
Sayreville Mayoral Election - Current Mayor: Kennedy J. O'Brien - Population(42,704)
November 3, 2015
Marlboro Township Mayoral Election - Current Mayor: Jonathan Hornik - Population(40,191)
November 3, 2015
Hamilton Township Mayoral Election - Current Mayor: Kelly Yaede - Population(88,464)
November 3, 2015
Franklin Township Mayoral Election - Current Mayor: Brian D. Levine - Population(62,300)
November 3, 2015
General: Deadline for Submission of General Election Mail-In Ballots to County Boards of Election(by 8:00 p.m. on the day of electionNovember 3, 2015
Old Bridge Township Mayoral Election - Current Mayor: Owen Henry - Population(65,375)
November 3, 2015
Winslow Township Mayoral Election - Current Mayor: Barry Wright - Population(39,499)
November 3, 2015
Berkeley Township Mayoral Election - Current Mayor: Carmen F. Amato, Jr. - Population(41,255)
November 3, 2015
Monroe Township Mayoral Election - Current Mayor: Richard Pucci - Population(39,132)
Mayor Pucci will not seek re-election.
November 3, 2015
Bridgewater Mayoral Election - Current Mayor: Daniel J. Hayes, Jr. - Population(44,464)
November 3, 2015
Cherry Hill Township Mayoral Election - Current Mayor: Chuck Cahn - Population(71,045)
November 3, 2015
Fort Lee Mayoral Election - Current Mayor: Mark J. Sokolich - Population(35,345)
November 3, 2015

2016 Important Events Calendar

June 2016 Dates
Primary Election DayJune 7, 2016
November 2016 Dates
General Election DayNovember 8, 2016

How can I find my polling location?

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New Jersey: Voting at The Polls on Election Day

Polls Hours:6:00 AM-8:00 PM

Voter identification requirement at the poll

  • If you did not provide identification to the county commissioner of registration or if the identification information could not be verified YOU MUST SHOW IDENTIFICATION AT THE POLLING PLACE WHEN YOU GO TO VOTE.

Identification may include, but not limited to, Any Current and Valid Photo ID:

  • Driver's license
  • Student or job ID
  • Military or other government ID
  • Store membership ID
  • United States passport

Or one of the following documents:

  • Bank statement
  • Car registration
  • Government check or document
  • Non-photo driver's license
  • Rent receipt
  • Sample ballot
  • Utility bill
If you do not show identification, you will vote by provisional ballot and have until the close of business on the second day after the election to provide identification to the applicable county election office. You will be given a hand-out at the polling place that will tell you which county election office to contact.

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