Don’t miss your next election!
Connecticut will hold two municipal election cycles in 2021. Contact your town clerk to find out which cycle is being used in your town.
Primary Election: March 8th - General Election: May 3rd
Primary Election: September 14th - General Election: November 2nd
Your voter registration application must be postmarked or hand delivered by seven days before a general election
or five days before a primary election
. You can vote in person on Election Day
or vote by mail
Forgot to register? No worries! You may go to your designated Election Day Registration location and register to vote and vote there. More info about EDR locations here
Your polling place hours are 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Only registered voters affiliated with a particular party may vote in its primary. To change party you must update your affiliation at least 3 months before the election. However, if you are a new registration (including moving to a new address in state) or unafilliated voter, you may affiliate with a party by the regular voter registration deadline.
The party declaration date for existing Connecticut voters for the 2020 presidential primary was January 28, 2020.
Some congressional seats, state offices and constitutional amendments may be included on the ballot.