General Elections Information

Registration and Election Information for the 2016

General Election November 8, 2016


General Information


  1. You must be a US Citizen to vote
  2. You must be at least 18 years of age
  3. You must reside in a town or city within your State
  4. You must not be in prison


Voter Registration deadlines in local States


New York


Registration deadline for in person-no later than Oct. 14.

Mail in-Postmarked no later then Oct. 14.

You must reside at your address for at least 30 days.


New Jersey


Registration deadline- Oct. 18.

Must be a resident of your County for at least 30 days.




Registration deadline for mail in, postmarked by the 7th day before the election.  In person, with your Registrar by the 7th day before the election.

You may register on the day of the election at designated Election Day Registration Locations in each town.


The General Election is Tuesday November 8, 2016


Further information about voting as well as Absentee Voting can be found at the following websites:  NY –

NJ –   CT  

League of Women Voters – 

Pulitzer Prize winning –


Please get out and Vote!!!


Local 1212 Election Registrar