Last updated on October 23, 2019

If you are registering for the first time, registered to vote by mail, and didn’t provide an ID number or copy of your ID when you registered, you should plan on showing “proof of identification” the first time you vote.   See the section on Voter ID Requirements for a complete list of acceptable forms of ID to bring to the polls.

New Jersey voter registration deadlines

Election Day Registration:


New Jersey voter registration rules

To register in New Jersey you must:

New Jersey voter registration directions

  1. Use our Register to Vote Tool to fill out the National Voter Registration Form.
  2. Sign and date your form. This is very important!
  3. Mail or hand-deliver your completed form to the address we provide.
  4. Make sure you register before the voter registration deadline.

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