Welcome to the Township Clerk’s Office
Glenn R. Turtletaub
357 So. Livingston Avenue
Livingston, NJ 07039-3994
Phone: 973-992-5000 ext: #5400
Carolyn Oertzen, ext: #5402 Grace Russo, ext: #5404 Renee Resky, ext: #5405
The Town Clerk’s office provides forms for Voter Registration, Vote by Mail Applications, and Change of Party Affiliation.
Click below for forms & instructiona:
- Voter Registration – Application Form
- Voter Registration – Instructions
- Vote by Mail – Application
- Vote by Mail – Instructions
- Political Party Affiliation Form
Complete, print and mail form to: Commissioner of Registration, County of Essex, Hall of Records Room 417, 465 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Newark, NJ 07102-9852.
- Political Party Affiliation Declaration – Form
- Change of Political Affiliation – Instructions
- Find your Polling Place
- Find out if you are Registered to Vote
- Serve Essex County as a Boardworker, or volunteer to be a Challenger
Important Election Dates and Deadlines:
Party Affiliation Change: At least 55 days prior to Primary Election date.
Voter Registration: At least 21 days before the Primary Election date. A New Jersey resident who is at least 17 years of age may pre-register to vote, but cannot vote until reaching the age of 18.
Absentee Ballot: Must be received by County Clerk not less than 7 days before the Election by mail, or by 3 p.m. in person, the day before the Election.
The Clerk’s office holds a nighttime voter registration until 9 pm on the 21st day before the election.
2016 Voter Registration Deadlines:
Primary Election Nighttime Voter Registration – May 17, 2016
General Election Nighttime Voter Registration – October 18, 2016
Vote by Mail Ballots (formerly known as Absentee Ballots): Only the person applying for the absentee ballot can pick up the application. In case of illness, a messenger can obtain an absentee ballot from the County Clerk’s office upon presentation of a request signed by the voter. Once a person applies for the absentee ballot, they cannot vote in person at the polls.
The County Clerk’s address is: Hall of Records, Room 247, P.O. Box 690, Newark, NJ 07101. For information, call 973-621-4921 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.