The registration deadline to vote in the next election is 21 days prior to election day.
To register in New Jersey you must be:
- A United States citizen
- At least 17 years old, and understand that I may not vote until reaching the age of 18.
- A resident of the county for 30 days before the election
- You are NOT currently serving a sentence, probation or parole because of a felony conviction
The registrant must complete a Voter Registration Application. Mail or deliver the Voter Registration Application to the County Commissioner of Registration or Superintendent of Elections for your county.
In addition to the state voting requirements, you must be a resident of your present address for at least 30 days before the election and must not be adjudged mentally incompetent to vote in Somerset County.