UNION COUNTY, NJ - Union residents are reminded that May 12 is the deadline for voter registration for the 2020 Presidential primary. Primary Day will be on Tuesday, June 2.
Voters must be 18 years of age and citizens of the United States. Residents who are currently 17 and will turn 18 on or before Election Day may also register to vote.
Incarcerated persons are not eligible to vote, but a new law will provide voting rights to persons on parole or probation. Persons currently on parole or probation can register to vote beginning on March 17, when the new law goes into effect. The May 12 deadline still applies.
To download a voter registration form visit the New Jersey state elections website at nj.gov/state/elections/voter-registration. Be sure to print and sign the form before returning.
To receive a voter registration form by U.S. Post, call the Board of Elections at 908-527-4123.
Residents can also obtain a form in person at Union Town Hall, Clerk's Office, 1976 Morris Avenue. On May 12, the voter registration deadline, the Union Clerk's Office will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.