Voting

Welcome to the Township Clerk’s Office

Glenn R. Turtletaub
Township Clerk

357 So. Livingston Avenue
Livingston, NJ 07039-3994
Phone:  973-992-5000 ext: #5400
Email:  townclerk@livingstonnj.org

Staff Members
Phone:  973-992-5000
Carolyn Oertzen, ext: #5402       Grace Russo, ext: #5404        Renee Resky, ext: #5405

Elections

The Town Clerk’s office provides forms for Voter Registration, Vote by Mail Applications, and Change of Party Affiliation.

Click below for forms & instructiona:

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.

2017 Voter Registration Deadlines:
Primary Election Nighttime Voter Registration – May 15, 2017
General Election Nighttime Voter Registration – October 17, 2017

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 info@essexclerk.com.