Voter Registration

2016 Voter Registration, Enrollment, and Address Change

The Political Party Change of Enrollment Deadline for 2016 Primary Elections was October 9, 2015.   Any political Party change made after October 9, 2015 up to October 14th, 2016 will not take effect until after the General Election of 2016.

2016 FEDERAL PRIMARY   TUESDAY, JUNE 28TH, 2016

          Polls Open from Noon to 9 pm in Ulster County

  • Last Day to Register to vote for the Presidential Primary is June 3rd, 2016.
  • Last Day to Postmark an Absentee Ballot Application for the Presidential Primary is June 21, 2016
  • Last Day to Postmark an Absentee Ballot return envelope is Monday June 27, 2016
  • Last Day to Deliver an Absentee Ballot in person to the Ulster County BOE is Tuesday June 28th before the polls close at 9 pm.

 

Political Calendar for the Federal Primary

  • 2016 FEDERAL PRIMARY (If needed) will be TUESDAY, JUNE 28TH, 2016, Polls open Noon to 9 pm
  • 2016 STATE/LOCAL PRIMARY (If needed) will be TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13th, 2016 - polls open Noon to 9 pm
  • 2016 GENERAL ELECTION - TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8TH - ALL POLL SITES OPEN 6 am to 9 pm

Political Calendar for the State/Local Primary and General Election

The Political Party Change of Enrollment Deadline for the 2017 Election Year will be October 14th, 2016.

October 15, 2016 - Uniform day for local registration throughout the state

 

Eligibility

To register to vote in New York State you must:

  • be a U.S. citizen;
  • be 18 years old by December 31 of the year in which you file this form (note: you must be 18 years old by the date of the general, primary or other election in which you want to vote);
  • live at your present address at least 30 days before an election;
  • not be in jail or on parole for a felony conviction and;
  • not claim the right to vote elsewhere.

Form Request

To request a Voter Registration Form: