FREEHOLD, NJ — Today, May 15 is the deadline to vote in the June 5 primary election, and the deadline to vote by mail is Thursday, May 29.

Sample ballots for the primary also are now available for all 53 Monmouth County municipalities on the county clerk’s website and on its mobile app.

Visitors to can obtain voter registration and mail-in ballot applications, as well as view the primary ballots for each municipality, which also can be accessed by clicking here.

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In addition, the free Monmouth County Votes mobile app is available on the Apple App and Google Play stores.

The forms also can be obtained from the county clerk’s elections office between 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, at 300 Halls Mill Road, Freehold, and also are available at municipal clerks’ offices. The Belmar Municipal Building is located at 601 Main Street and Lake Como Borough Hall is at 1740 Main Street.

For more information about registration deadlines and the sample ballots, contact the county clerk’s election division at 732-431-7790 or

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