Salem County Board of Election
Fifth Street Complex 110 Fifth Street, Suite 1000 Salem, NJ 08079
Phone: 856-935-7510 ext(s) 8329, 8328, 8330, 8331
Eastern part of the county PH: 856-358-3857
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Deadline to CHANGE PARTY AFFILIATION: April 12, 2017 (Wednesday)
Deadline to register: May 16, 2017 (Tuesday) (Board of Elections Office open until 9:00pm)
Challengers due: May 23, 2017 (Tuesday)
Date of Election: June 6, 2017 (Tuesday) Polls open 6:00am-8:00pm
Deadline to register: October 17, 2017 (Tuesday) (Board of Elections Office open until 9:00pm)
Challengers due: October 24, 2017 (Tuesday)
Date of Election: November 7, 2017 (Tuesday) Polls open 6:00am-8:00pm
Election Board Reorganization Press Release – March 9, 2016
2015 Notice to Mail-in Ballot Bearers
SALEM COUNTY BOARD OF ELECTIONS
NOTICE TO MAIL-IN BALLOT BEARERS
Effective August 10, 2015, P.L. 2015, Chapter 84, amended that portion of N. J. S.A., Title 19 concerning the return of voted mail-in ballots by “bearers.” While previously there was no limit on the number of mail-in ballots that a bearer could mail or return to the Board of Elections on behalf of other voters, the new law limits to three ill the number of qualified voters that a person may serve as a bearer for in an election. N.J.S.A. 19:63-16(d)(3). In addition to the limit of three (3) voters for whom a person may serve as an authorized bearer, whenever a person delivers a ballot to the County Board of Elections, that person is now required to “provide proof of the person’s identity in the form of a New Jersey driver’s license, or another form of identification issued or recognized as official by the federal government, the State, or any of its subdivisions, providing the identification carries the full address and signature of the person.” N.J.S.A. 19:63-16(d)(2).
If you have any questions, call: 856-937-7510.
SALEM COUNTY BOARD OF ELECTIONS
DANA MULLIGAN, CHAIRWOMAN JOHN BURKE, SECRETARY
DAVID CRESCENZI AND SCOTT HOURIGAN, MEMBERS
To register in New Jersey you must be:
- A United States citizen
- At least 17 years old, and understand that I may not vote until reaching the age of 18.
- A resident of the county for 30 days before the election
- You are NOT currently serving a sentence, probation or parole because of a felony conviction.
Voter Registration Forms, All-in-one form, use this form to register as a new voter and for address/name/party affliation changes:
English – Espanol
Do not Fax or Email Voter Registration forms, we cannot accept electronic registration. Completed form with original signature is required. Please mail, or deliver in-person: Board of Election 110 Fifth Street Salem NJ 08079
Registration Deadline is 21 days prior to election.
False or fraudulent registration may subject you to a fine of up to $5,000, imprisonment up to 5 years or both pursuant to R.S. 19:34-1 You may also register to vote in Salem County at the following locations: Social Services Office, Motor Vehicle Commission or Municipal Clerk
Mail-In Ballot Application
Requests contact: Salem County Clerk Election Desk, Josie Catalano 856-935-7510 ext. 8454
Military and Overseas Civilian Voting
Information visit the Division of Elections website
Salem County Overseas Ballot email address: firstname.lastname@example.org and fax: 856-935-6725
Ex-Felon Restore Your Voting Rights Handbook
Challenger Information – N.J.S.A. Title 19 –
Challenger Forms – visit the primary or general election page on left navigation bar
Alloway – Carneys Point – Elmer – Elsinboro – Lower Alloways Creek – Mannington – Oldmans – Penns Grove – Pennsville – Pilesgrove – Pittsgrove – Quinton – Salem City – Upper Pittsgrove – Woodstown
If you do not know your voting district, contact your Municipal Clerk or call the Election Board office. Your voting district, polling location name & address will be listed on your sample ballot. Sample ballots are typically mailed within a week of the election.
Please contact the Salem County Clerk for Certified Official Results: Gilda Gill 856-935-7510 ext 8605 or visit the website at http://salemcountyclerk.org.