Office of Elections

550 Grove Road, West Deptford
(856) 384-4500

General Election November 7, 2017 - Deadline Dates

October 17 (Commissioner of Registration)
Voter Registration Deadline for General Election

(21 days before election)
N.J.S.A. 19:31-6

October 24 (Board of Elections)
Deadline for Filing of Challenger Appointments for General Election
 
(second Tuesday preceding election)
N.J.S.A. 19:7-3

October 31 (County Clerk)
Deadline to apply for a Mail-In Ballot by Mail for General Election

(not less than 7 days prior to election)
N.J.S.A. 19:63-3

November 6 (County Clerk)
Deadline for In-Person Mail-In Ballot Applications for General Election

(up to 3:00 p.m. on the day before election)
N.J.S.A. 19:63-3

November 7
General Election Day

(Tuesday after first Monday in November)
N.J.S.A. 19:2-3, N.J.S.A. 19:15-2


Polls open Election Day from 6:00am - 8:00pm
Office of Elections - (856) 384-4500



Additional State Election deadlines can be found on the State Division of Elections website. 
Please take note of the election services listed below and the appropriate office you should seek regarding each.

Statement from Dominion Voting Systems


Board of Elections

  • Certifying challengers and board workers
  • Conducting election recounts
  • Polling place inspections
  • Receiving and counting vote by mail ballots and provisional ballots.
  • Redistricting

County Clerk Elections Division

  • Provides / Processes Vote by Mail Applications
  • Sends Vote by Mail Ballot
  • Petitions & Filings
  • Certifies School, Primary, General & Special Election Results
  • Ballot Drawings

Superintendent of Elections

  • Commissioner of Registration
  • Voter Registration
    • Address Change
    • Name Change 
  • Party Declaration
    • Change of Affiliation
  • Custodian of Voting Machines