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Important Dates

October 16th, 2018 - Voter Registration Deadline for General Election

November 2nd, 2018 - Absentee Ballot Application By Mail (Not less than 7 days prior to election)
Last day to receive mail applications for military service and civilian absentee ballots. At any time not less than seven days prior to an election, a military service or civilian absentee voter may apply to the county clerk for an absentee ballot.

November 5th, 2018 - Deadline for Civilian Absentee Ballot Application in Person (On any day up to 3:00pm on the day before the election)
Any civilian absentee voter who fails to apply by mail, for an absentee ballot 7 days prior to the general election (October 28) may apply in person, or by authorized messenger if the voter is sick or confined, to the county clerk on any day up to 3:00 p.m. of the day before the election (November 4).

November 6th, 2018 - General Election Day

Voter Information

General Voting Information

Political Party Declaration Forms

Voter Guide

Voter Registration Form
To register in New Jersey you must be a United States citizen, at least 18 years old by the next election, a resident of the county for 30 days before 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. Note: If you are no longer serving a sentence, or are on parole or probation because of a felony conviction, you CAN vote in NJ.

Vote by Mail Ballot
The Vote by Mail Ballot Application needs to be mailed or delivered to the County Clerk's Office in the county where you reside.

Where do I go to vote? (2018 Ocean City, NJ Polling Locations)

What do I have to bring with me?
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

Bank statement
Car registration

Government check or document
Non-photo driver’s license
Rent receipt
Sample ballot
Utility bill
or any other official document

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