Important Dates & Deadlines

2018 STATE/FEDERAL GENERAL  ELECTION: NOVEMBER 6th, 2018
REGISTRATION: IN PERSON, BY MAIL, OR ON-LINE:

For the November 6th Election, the last day to register to vote is October 30, 2018. Mail to the Registrar's Office (Room 122, Norwalk City Hall, Norwalk CT, 06851), or Register In Person by hand-delivery to the Registrars office, the DMV, or voter-registration agency, or register on-line, based on your Connecticut Drivers' License, using the Secretary of the State's website.

The Registrar's office will be open until 8:00 P.M. on Tuesday evening October 30.

Note: Persons whose rights as to age, citizenship, or residence mature after October 30, 2018, may apply up to Noon November 5, 2018.

Also Note: Connecticut law allows for Election Day Registration (EDR), so if you have not registered to vote by the above cut-off dates, it is still possible to come into City Hall on Election Day — November 6 (between 6:00 A.M. and 8:00 P.M.) register and vote. Persons wishing to do so must have a valid I.D. and with current proof of Norwalk residency (30 days or less) — and vote at City Hall.

There is no EDR either at regular polling places, or for the primary.
ABSENTEE BALLOTS for the general election will be available from the Town Clerk beginning October 5, 2018.

MUNICIPAL PRIMARY ELECTION:  TUESDAY, AUGUST 14, 2018. DEMOCRATIC PRIMARY and REPUBLICAN PRIMARY
ABSENTEE BALLOTS for the primary election will be available from the Town Clerk beginning July 24, 2018.
The Last Day for a voter to switch major parties and vote in the primary was Monday, May 14, 2018.
The Last Day for an Unaffiliated voter to join a major party, and vote in that party's primary, is August 13, 2018, by noon.