FREEHOLD, NJ — The deadline to vote in the November 5 general election is today, October 15.
To find out if you are registered, click here or call 1-877-NJ-VOTER (1-877-658-6837).
The voter registration form for Monmouth County can be downloaded here: https://www.monmouthcountyvotes.com/vot…/voter-registration/
To register in New Jersey you must be:
- A U.S. citizen.
- At least 18 years old by Election Day.
- A resident of the county for 30 days before Election Day.
You are not eligible to register to vote if:
- You do not meet the above criteria.
- You are serving a sentence or on parole or probation, as a result of a conviction of an indictable offense under state or federal law. (Once you have finished any sentence and have completed parole or probation, you will need to re-register.)
Voters can register until 9 p.m. today at the Monmouth County Clerk’s elections office, 300 Halls Mill Road, Freehold, and also at municipal clerks’ offices. The Belmar Municipal Building at 601 Main Street is open from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and the Lake Como Borough Hall at 1740 Main Street is open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
In addition, the free “Monmouth County Votes” mobile app is available on the Apple App and Google Play stores.
For more information or questions, call the Monmouth County Superintendent of Elections Office at 732-431-7780.
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