NJ PRIMARY ELECTION
June 8, 2021
(Deadline to Register: May 18th)
NJ GENERAL ELECTION
November 2, 2021
(Deadline to Register: October 12th)
Make a PLAN to vote.
Make sure you complete your Vote by Mail ballot upon receiving it. Then put it in the mailbox right away.
DO NOT PROCRASTINATE.
YOUR VOTE MATTERS
You can take your ballot to any one of the County’s secure ballot drop-box locations any time, up until 8pm on Election Day.
Locations closest to Raritan Township
Hunterdon County Library
314 State Route 12, Bldg. 3,
Hunterdon County Clerk/Hall of Records
71 Main Street, Flemington, NJ
Click HERE for other locations throughout Hunterdon County
The deadline to apply for a Vote By Mail (VBM) Ballot for the June Primary is June 1st
To apply for a vote by mail application, click below
Please note - you will get a VBM application first. Once you complete and return the application you will be mailed the actual ballot for the current election cycle.
Contact the County Clerk for inquiries
If you want to vote, you must register in advance of an election. Voting and registering to vote does not increase your chances of being selected for jury duty.
You must register to vote 21 days before Election Day in order to vote in an upcoming election.
It's fast, easy and FREE.
To register to Vote in NJ you must be
Raritan Township is comprised of 21 voting districts.
Not sure which district you reside in? The link below displays a map of the Raritan Township Election Districts. Look for your place of residence on the map and match it up with the color coded Election District Chart
If you have moved within the state of New Jersey you will need to notify the Board of Elections of your address change in order to vote in your new polling district.
You would complete a NJ Voter Application Form and select the "Change Address Box".
You can also choose to apply for permanent Vote By Mail status when changing your address.
If you are currently a registered voter and want to change your party affiliation, you may do so at any time....
However, Declaration must be filed no later than 55 days preceding the primary in which the voter wishes to vote.
An unaffiliated voter can affiliate with the Democratic or Republican Party on the day of the primary.
(Last day to file Party Declaration Forms to change Political Party Affiliation for the June Primary is April 14th)
The Hunterdon County Board of Elections is responsible for the operation of all primary, general and school elections.
In order to maintain the integrity of these elections with checks and balances, the BOE works in cooperation with the Hunterdon County Clerk.
The Board is also responsible for the maintenance of the Hunterdon County Voter Database, the coordination of the operations of the district polling places which include the hiring of poll workers, maintaining the electronic voting machines for all the current 116 election districts and canvasing the absentee and provisional ballots for each election.
The Hunterdon County Clerk works in cooperation with the Hunterdon County Board of Elections in order to maintain integrity and transparency in the election process.
You can register to vote, request a vote by mail ballot, vote early in person at the County Clerk's office. which is located at 71 Main Street in Flemington. Expanded hours are usually offered leading up to an election.