Find out where to vote, how to vote, how to vote early, and how to vote by mail.
Register to vote in Massachusetts, or learn more about voter ID & rights.
Massachusetts will hold its state primary election on Sep. 1st. If you would prefer to vote by mail, you must submit an absentee ballot application by Aug. 31st, excuse required.
Some congressional seats, state offices and constitutional amendments may be included on the ballot.
Early Voting Dates: No early voting for state primaries.
To vote absentee by-mail, first you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot (click here) no later than Aug. 31st at noon. Then, when you complete your absentee ballot, it must be received by election day.
The absentee ballot by-mail application period opens Jan. 1st. You may request to receive ballots for multiple elections during the calendar year, excuse required.