Important Information & Links

New Haven Municipal General Election held on Tuesday Nov 7, 2017
Offices on Ballot: Mayor and Alders
2017 Polling Places > 

Am I registered to vote? 
Use the voter lookup tool to check your current voter registration status.

Am I eligible to vote?

Register to Vote Online

How do I register to vote?

Voter registration forms are also available at:
Registrars of Voters Office
200 Orange Street, Room 201
(203) 946-8035

What is the deadline for me to register to vote?

  • Voter registration deadlines vary depending on the election.
  • However, Connecticut now offers Election Day Registration. If you miss the deadline for registering for an election, you can register and vote in person on Election Day at your town’s Election Day Registration location. Contact your local registrars of voters for information about location, hours of operation, and ID requirements.

Can I vote in a primary?

Where are this year's polling places?

Absentee Ballot Information and Applications

To be qualified to vote an absentee ballot, you must meet one of the following criteria:

  • Active service in the Armed Forces of the United States
  • Absence from your voting area during all of hours of voting
  • Illness
  • Religious tenets forbid secular activity on the day of the election, primary or referendum
  • Duties as a primary, election or referendum official at a polling place other than your own during all of the hours of voting
  • Physical disability

All you Need to Know About Absentee Ballots

Absentee Application English

Absentee Application Spanish

Election Request

Permanent Absentee Ballot Information Sheet

Important Dates

New Voter Registration

  • Tuesday Oct 31, 2017
  • Postmarked by Tue Oct 31, 2017
  • Election Day Registration & Voting Tue Nov 7, 2017

Absentee Ballot Request

  • Mon Nov 6, 2017

Absentee Ballot Return

  • In-Person by Monday Nov 6, 2017
  • Post received by Tueday Nov 7, 2017

Municipal Election Calendar >


Party and Committee Information

Connecticut Democratic Party

Minor Parties in Connecticut