UPDATE: Effective November 20th, City Hall is open 8 AM – 4 PM, M-F. Departments may be accessed by calling 203-924-1555. The City/Town Clerk's office is accessible by appointment only. To email a City department, visit www.cityofshelton.org to access the department’s home page which allows you to send an email. For the Community Center, please visit their home page under City Departments, then click on Parks & Recreation for further details. Plumb Library will be open M-F, 9 AM - 4:30 PM, Sat., 10 AM - 3 PM. For further details, please visit sheltonlibrarysystem.org. Huntington Branch library remains closed. Registrar of Voters office is open M-W, 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM. Senior Center will be open M-F, 9 AM - 2PM, by reservation only. Call the info line at 203-924-2355 for further details. Youth Service Bureau is open. Animal Shelter is open from 8 AM – 4 PM, Mon-Fri, appointment only. For emergencies, please contact the Police Department. Trash & Recycling pickups continue as scheduled

REGISTRAR OF VOTERS OFFICE

ABSENTEE BALLOT Information call 203-924-1555 x1403

 

General Election

 

November 3, 2020

Poll hours 6 AM to 8 PM

Public Notices- November 3, 2020 Election

Find your voting location

2020 Coronavirus Voting Plan

Covid-19 Information Page

Review the Ballot:

INSTRUCTIONS FROM REVERSE SIDE OF BALLOT

Elizabeth Shelton School District 1

Shelton Intermediate School District 2

Shelton Intermediate School District 2-1

Long Hill School District 3

Mohegan School District 4

Registrar of Voters’ Office Hours – 54 Grove Street, Shelton

Monday – Thursday 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Please call 203-924-2533 to make an appointment due to COVID

About Registrar of Voters

The Registrar’s Office records and processes all voter registration applications for the City of Shelton. The office organizes staff and directs the entire election process for all referendums, primaries, elections and also conducts voter registration sessions throughout the year and performs a yearly canvass of Shelton voters to maintain voting records.

While elections and registration for elections are handled locally, the Registrars’ Office operates under the laws of Connecticut.

For detailed information about the election procedures , click here for The Connecticut General Statutes, or click here for the Secretary of the State Elections Division.

USEFUL LINKS & FORMS

Find your voting location

Online registration or change your voter information

Mail In or In Person Voter Registration Form

Absentee Ballot Application   (Please return applications to the Shelton Town Clerk at 54 Hill Street, Shelton, CT 06484)

Ward Boundaries – Municipal Elections

Voting Districts – Federal & State Elections

NOTE: If you have moved to Shelton or changed addresses within Shelton, you must re-register using the information below.

REQUIREMENTS TO REGISTER TO VOTE

  • be a United States citizen
  • be a Resident of Shelton
  • be at least 17 years old (must turn 18 before election day)
  • have completed confinement and parole if previously convicted of a felony

HOW TO REGISTER TO VOTE

There are four ways to register to vote:

  1. Online
  2. By Mail
  3. In Person
  4. Election Day Registration (except primaries)

1. Online

To use the online voter registration system (blue link below) you must have a valid driver’s license, learner’s permit or non-driver photo identification card issued by the CT Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) and a signature on file with DMV.

Use the link below to: (1) register to vote in Connecticut, (2) change your name and/or address on your current registration record, or (3) enroll in a political party or change party enrollment Use the link below to change your address if you move within Shelton. If you have questions, contact the Registrar of Voters Office at (203) 924-2533.

Online registration or change your voter information

2. By Mail

To download Voter Registration Forms and other Election Forms to print and mail click the following link:

Voter Registration forms

All voter mail-in applications must be postmarked, or received by the Registrar of Voters or Voter Registration Agency, by October 27, 2020.

3. In Person

You can come in person to: (1) register to vote in Connecticut, (2) change your name and/or address on your current registration record, or (3) enroll in a political party or change party enrollment (changing parties may result in losing rights in all parties for three months).

Registration can be done anytime during normal office hours or at the Special Voter Registration Sessions to be held at 54 Grove Street on the following dates:

  • Tuesday, October 27, 2020 9:00AM to 8:00PM.
  • Monday November 2, 2020 for a limited in person voter registration session, to admit those seeking to vote in election whose qualification as to age, citizenship or residence was attained since October 27, 2020 Hours 9:00AM – 5:00PM. (CT Statute 9-17)
  1. Election Day Registration

If you are unable to register prior to the registration deadlines for new voters at an election, you may be able to register and vote on election day at the designated location in your town. To do this, you must meet the eligibility requirements for voting in this state. By law, a person is eligible to register and vote if they are: (1) a U.S citizen, (2) age 18 or older, and (3) a bona fide resident of the municipality in which they apply for admission as an elector. (CT Statute 9-19j)

Location:

Richard O. Belden Cultural Center
2nd Floor
54 Grove Street
Shelton CT 06484

Telephone:

203-924-2533, Option 1

Fax:

203-924-1905

Registrars:

Peter Pavone, Ext. 306 (R)
Janet Sabovik, Ext. 305 (D)

Administrative Staff:

Marilynn Forbes, Ext. 307
Bob Lally, Ext. 320

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