Voter Information Center
Who can register?
To register in New Jersey, you must be:
- a United States citizen
- 18 years of age by the next election
- a resident of the county for 30 days prior to the election
You are not eligible to register to vote if you are serving a sentence or on parole or probation, as a result of a conviction of an indictable offense under state or federal law and have been judged mentally incompetent.
Where can I register to vote?
Applications for registration can be obtained from the Division of Elections, the Commissioners of Registration office in the county where you live or from your local Municipal Clerk.
Registration forms are also available in various State agencies and at Division of Motor Vehicle offices and can be obtained while transacting agency business. You can also print a registration application and after entering the required data, mail it to the following:
In addition, this form can be used for name and address changes. The County Clerk cannot accept faxed copies or an electronic transmission of a voter registration since an original signature is required.
Registration deadline is 21 days prior to election day.
How do I Vote by Mail or use an Absentee Ballot?
After downloading the form, print it from your computer. Fill in all fields legibly, then mail the signed hardcopy to the Burlington County Clerk as listed below:
Hon. Timothy D. Tyler
Burlington County Clerk
Courts Building, Rm 104
49 Rancocas Road, PO Box 6000
Mount Holly, NJ 08060-1397
You may vote in-person using a Vote by Mail ballot at the Clerk’s office located at the above address until 3:00 PM on the day prior to the election date. Questions regarding voting by mail may be directed to the Clerk’s office at (609) 265-5122.
Important Forms & Additional Information: