Elections are held on the first Tuesday that follows a Monday in June and November. Polls open at 6 a.m. and close at 8 p.m.
A registered voter desiring to affiliate with a party or change their party affiliation must file a political party affiliation declaration form 55 days before an election. The form is available at the Township Clerk’s Office or you may download a party declaration form (PDF).
Vote By Mail
In New Jersey, any voter can now vote via absentee ballot for any election. You do not need to state a reason for an absentee ballot. A completed application for vote by mail ballot may be sent to the Monmouth County Clerk up to 7 days prior to the election by mail or delivered in person at the Monmouth County Clerk’s Office until 3 p.m., the day before the election. The County Clerk cannot accept faxed copies of an application for vote by mail ballot. The forms are available at the Township Clerk’s office or you may download a mail-in form (PDF).