Voter Information

Who Can Register to Vote: To register in New Jersey you must meet the following requirements:

  • A United States citizen
  • At least 17 years old, though you may not vote until you have reached the age of 18
  • A resident of the county for 30 days before the election
  • A person not serving a sentence of incarceration as the result of a conviction of any indictable offense under the laws of this or another state or of the United States.
  • You are not eligible to register to vote if you are serving a sentence of Incarceration as a result of a conviction of an indictable offense under the laws of this or another state or of the United States.

    Are you registered to vote? Find out on the The New Jersey Division of Elections website: Am I registered to vote?

    If you are not registered to vote, please download a voter registration form:

    Essex County Voter Registration Application Form - English

    Essex County Solicitud de Inscripción de Votante - Español

    Where is my polling place? Check the New Jersey polling place search. If no match is found, contact your county board of elections for your polling place location. Essex Count Board of Elections at 973-621-5070.

    You can also find your polling place on the map below.