Please read State of NJ Elections FAQs
Go to Somerset County Board of Elections for voter information.
Questions? Review these FAQs or call (908) 231-7084
There is also helpful voter information on the State of New Jersey Division of Elections website.
AM I REGISTERED?
In most cases, this information may be found by entering your full name and month and year of birth information into the on-line form at the NJ Division of Elections website, here:
Or call the Somerset County Board of Elections at 908-231-7084. If you find you are not registered, please see instructions below on eligibility requirements and how to register.
WHERE TO VOTE (2021)
Voting by mail or drop-box is available, in addition to voting at your polling location.
You can look up your District # and Polling Location at: https://voter.svrs.nj.gov/polling-place-search
Here is the list of Montgomery Township Polling Locations for 2021:
Central Jersey Masonic Center, 345 Kingston-River Road, Princeton (Districts 1, 13)
Montgomery Township Volunteer Fire Company No. 2, 529 County Route 518, Blawenburg (District 2)
Otto Kaufman Community Center, 356 Skillman Road, Skillman (Districts 3, 4)
Montgomery Evangelical Free Church, 246 Griggstown Road, Belle Mead (Districts 5, 6, 11, 12)
Montgomery Township Municipal Building, 2261 Route 206, Belle Mead (Districts 7, 9)
Montgomery EMS, 8 Harlingen Road, Belle Mead (District 8)
Pike Run Recreation Center, 1 Pike Run Road, Belle Mead (Districts 10, 17)
Montgomery United Methodist Church, 117 Sunset Road, Belle Mead (Districts 14, 15)
Cherry Valley Country Club, 123 Country Club Drive, Skillman (Districts 16, 19)
Stonebridge at Montgomery, 100 Hollinshead Spring Road, Skillman (District 18)
Somerset County has certified a list of Polling Locations throughout the County.
- You must be a citizen of the United States.
- You must be 18 years of age on or before the next election.
- You must be a resident of your present address for at least 30 days before the election.
- You must not be serving a sentence, on parole, or on probation as a result of a conviction of an indictable offense under state or federal law.
- You must not be adjudged mentally incompetent.
You must complete a New Jersey Voter Registration Application (English), Voter Registration Application (Espanol). These forms may be obtained from the Division of Elections, Somerset County Board of Elections Office, any Municipal Clerk’s office, or simply download from links above.
You must provide an original signature. The form cannot be faxed or electronically submitted.
You must provide a valid ID in the form of a driver’s license number or the last 4 digits of your social security number.
You must return the completed form at least 21 days prior to the next election to be eligible to vote in that election. The address for the Somerset County Board of Elections (also found on the form) is:
HOW TO VOTE BY MAIL
You may now vote by Mail-in Ballot for any election. Further Mail-in Ballot voting information may be found on this Somerset County Board of Elections webpage.
VOTER INFORMATION & ADDRESS CHANGES
If you change your name due to marriage, divorce, or by judgment of the court, you may notify the Somerset County Board of Elections in a written statement with an original signature at least 21 days prior to the election. If you do not notify the Board of Elections at least 21 days prior to the election, you will be permitted to vote at the polls under your original registration by signing both your registered name and your new name before voting.
If you move within Somerset County and do not notify the Somerset County Board of Elections at least 21 days prior to the election, you will be permitted to vote in your new district by provisional ballot.
If you move out of Somerset County after the close of registration date and are not eligible to vote in your new county, you may return to your previous voting district to vote. You must then register to vote in your new county.
You do not have to affiliate with a party when registering to vote. If you do not choose a party, you will be classified as “UNAFFILIATED”.
In order to vote in a Primary Election, you must declare the party you wish to vote in. If you are “UNAFFILIATED”, you may declare your party either by filling out a State of New Jersey Political Party Declaration Form and submitting it to the Somerset County Board of Elections 55 days prior to the election or simply by declaring your party at the polls on the day of the election.
If you have declared a party and wish to change that affiliation, you must submit a State of New Jersey Political Party Affiliation Declaration Form 55 days prior to the Primary Election.
The address to which to submit this form is:
Somerset County Board of Elections
20 Grove Street
P.O. Box 3000
Somerville, NJ 08876-1262
Any voter who is blind, physically disabled, or illiterate is entitled to assistance in the voting machine. The person assisting may be someone of the voter’s choosing. These voters are now able to request to use Audio Voting Process.
If the voter is alone, two members of the board of opposite political parties may assist. The voter has the right to have both or only one of these board workers assisting them. It is the voter’s choice.
You may not accept assistance from a representative of your employer or union for federal elections.
Any person providing assistance must sign the “Certificate of Assistance” located in the front of the Voter Registration Book” before entering the voting booth.