If you're not registered to vote, or you need to update your voter registration information, follow the instructions below.
New Jersey voter registration rules
To register in New Jersey you must:
be a citizen of the United States
be 17 years old to register and 18 years old by Election Day
be a resident of NJ and your county and at your address at least 30 days before the next election
not be incarcerated for a felony
not be declared mentally incompetent by a court
Register to vote online in New Jersey
You must include your New Jersey driver's license number, New Jersey state ID number, or the last 4 digits of your social security number with your online voter registration application. If you are including only your social security number, your must be able to sign on the screen or upload your signature.
Box 6 - ID Number: Enter your New Jersey driver’s license number OR the last 4 digits of your social security number. If you don't have either number, write “NONE” on the form.
Box 7 - Choice of Party: You must register with a party to vote in that party's primaries. If you have never voted in a primary before, you can declare your party affilation at the polls on Election Day. If you are not a first time voter, you will need to submit a Political Party Declaration Form at least 50 days before the primary election. You cannot use the voter registration form to declare your political party.
Box 8 - Race or Ethnic Group: Leave blank.
Print, date, and sign the form. If you do not have a printer, you can print the form out at any local library. If you do not have a stamp, you can buy one from any grocery store: just ask the cashier to sell you one.
Mail your voter registration form to the mailing address below. For faster delivery, send the form directly to your Local Election Office.
Your voter registration form must be received by October 13, 2020