Absentee Ballot information

Ballot Drop Box
Ballot Drop Box Outside First Selectman Entrance

Applications for the Municipal Election can be filled out and submitted now! Don't wait!

Absentee ballots become available October 1st.

Absentee ballot application -Click here

To check to see if you are registered at https://portaldir.ct.gov/sots/LookUp.aspx
If you need to register to vote, you can register online at https://voterregistration.ct.gov/

Ballots must be must be received by the Town Clerk no later than 8:00 p.m. on November 2, 2021.  Completed absentee ballots may be mailed to the Town Clerk’s Office, or deposited in the ballot drop boxes located on the North and South entrances of the Municipal Center, or hand-delivered to the Town Clerk during business hours.  The office is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

For questions call the Town Clerk’s office at 203-270-4210 or email town.clerk@newtown-ct.gov


Returning your ballot options:
Official Ballot Drop Box-North and South Entrances of
the Municipal Center 
By Return Mail:
Town Clerk
Debbie Aurelia Halstead
3 Primrose Street
Newtown, CT 06470
In person Monday-Friday 8am to 4:30pm

If you should have any questions regarding absentee ballots, please email the Town Clerk’s office at:  town.clerk@newtown-ct.gov

An absentee ballot may be applied for by any qualified registered voter unable to vote due to the following reasons:

  • Covid
  • 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

Click here for an absentee ballot for Military voters or currently living overseas

If you should have any further questions regarding absentee ballots, please contact
the Town Clerk’s office at 203-270-4210.