Town Clerk Debbie Aurelia Halstead advises Newtown voters that
absentee ballots are available Friday, October 6th
for the Municipal Election to be held in Newtown on November 7, 2017.
Any qualified registered voter may vote by absentee if unable to vote in person
at the polls during the hours of 6am to 8pm Election day.
VIEW DISTRICT BALLOTS
Special hours for absentee voting will be held on Saturday, November 4, 2017
from 9am to 12pm at the Town Clerks Office.
If you should have any questions regarding absentee ballots, please contact
the Town Clerk’s office at 203-270-4210.
ABSENTEE BALLOT REQUESTS
An absentee ballot may be applied for by any qualified registered voter unable to vote due to the following reasons:
- Illness or physical disability
- Absence from town during all election hours
- Religious beliefs forbidding secular activity on election day
- Serving as an election official at a polling place other than your own
- Active service in the Armed Forces
To obtain an application for an absentee ballot click on one of the links below. Make sure application applies to that Election.
College Students – if you are going away to school and will not be in town on election day, complete your application for absentee ballot as soon as possible and deliver to the Town Clerk’s Office. Your ballot can then be mailed to you at school as soon as they are available (on or about October 6, 2017).
ELECTION, PRIMARY, REFERENDUM APPLICATION
REFERENDUM WITH LESS THAN 3 WEEKS NOTICE APPLICATION
Please mail completed application to:
Town Clerk’s Office
Newtown Municipal Center
3 Primrose Street
Newtown, CT 06470