Voter registration deadline is Tuesday

Morris County countdown - time to act

MORRIS COUNTY — Tuesday is the final day Morris County residents can register to vote in this year’s general elections, happening on Tuesday, November 6.

Although there are no local Parsippany elections (Mayor or Township Council) you will be voting for Morris County Clerk, three positions on the Morris County Freeholder Board, United States Senator, Member of the House of Representatives  (11th Congressional District) and four board of education members.

You are eligible to vote if you are a citizen of the United States; You are a Morris County resident 30 days before the election; You are a resident of the election district in which you expect to vote on Election Day; You will be 18 years of age on or before the next election; and you are not incarcerated, on parole, or on probation due to a conviction for an indictable offense under any federal or state laws. Note: you can register at 17, but can’t vote until you turn 18.

Complete a registration application form at the Morris County Board of Elections’ office or by mail. Click here to download an application.

To find your polling location in Parsippany, click here. If you have any questions regarding your polling location please contact Khaled Madin, Esq., RMC, Clerk at (973) 263-4357.

Forms are also available at the Township Clerk’s office, 1001 Parsippany Boulevard, through the League of Women Voters, or other public agencies.

You can also register to vote at your local Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) office while applying for/renewing a driver’s license or non-driver ID card.

If you have moved, changed your name, or want to change political party affiliation, you need to fill out the appropriate form and submit it to the Board of Elections.

If you’ve legally changed your name, you must complete the Name Change section of the Voter Registration form and submit it 21 days before an election which is also on Tuesday, October 16.

The mailing address is Morris County Board of Elections, PO Box 900, Morristown, NJ 07963-0900, or Morris County Board of Elections, 10 Court St, Second Floor, Morristown, NJ 07960.