GENERAL VOTER ELIGIBILITY
New Voter Registration:
Any U. S. citizen 18 years or older and a bona fide resident of this town is eligible to vote. If you are 17 years old, but will be 18 years old by Election Day, you may "pre-register" and you will become a voter on your 18th birthday.
Register in person at the Registrars Office at during normal business hours, 1:00PM to 4:00 PM Wednesdays, or by appointment, with extended hours during election time. The last date to register in person is one week prior to election. Registration in person may also be accommodated at the Town Clerk’s Office which is open Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Tuesday 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., and Friday 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (noon).
Mail-in registration cards may be obtained at various public locations such as libraries, Department of Motor Vehicles, or Town Offices or by completing the link below. Completed mail-in registration cards must be postmarked two weeks prior to election for eligibility in the election. Cards are addressed to Registrar of Voters, 7 Main Street, East Haddam, CT 06423.
New Voter Registration Exceptions to Deadline:
Any person who achieves eligible status due to age, becoming a naturalized citizen or a new resident of the Town, on or after a date one week prior to election may still register to vote. Please contact the Registrars of Voters for specific details on limited enrollment sessions if this pertains to you.