Any voter may vote by mail, in any election, for any reason whatsoever. All valid Mail-in Ballots are counted and are included in the election results.
In order to vote by mail, please download and complete this Application for Vote by Mail Ballot (English) or for a Spanish version Application for Vote by Mail Ballot (Spanish) and mail or deliver to:
Christine Giordano Hanlon
Monmouth County Clerk of Elections
300 Halls Mill Road
Freehold, New Jersey 07728
Any person providing assistance to the voter in completing the Application for Mail-In Ballot must provide his/her name, address and signature on the application.
Applications must be received by the Clerk of Elections via mail 7 days prior to the election. Hand delivered applications will be accepted up until 3pm the day before the election.
You may authorize a messenger to appear at the County Clerk’s Office with your completed form, provided that you fill out and sign the application designating the messenger. A messenger may not be a candidate in the election for which the voter is requesting a ballot by authorized messenger. The messenger is required to show photo identification when he/she delivers the application to the County Clerk’s Office. Upon approval the ballot will be given to the messenger for delivery to the voter.
Note: A person may only serve as a messenger for 3 qualified voters.
Voters have the option to receive a vote by mail ballot at each election for the balance of the calendar year or the option to receive a vote by mail ballot for all general elections.
For more information, call 732.431.7790.
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