Absentee BallotCivilian Absentee ballots are available to voters who will not be able to vote in person on election day due to one of the following reasons:Expect to be absent from the State of New
Jersey on election dayIllness or temporary physical disabilityPermanently and totally disabledObservance of a religious holiday on election
dayResident attendance at a school, college or
university on election dayNature and hours of my employment on
A voter may apply for an absentee ballot by completing an Absentee Ballot Application (see below) and mailing the application to the Somerset County Clerk by US mail up to 7 days prior to the election. A voter may also apply in person to the County Clerk until 3:00 p.m., the day before the election. The County Clerk cannot accept faxed copies of an Absentee Ballot Application since an original signature is required. See also: Absentee Voting FAQ's.
Somerset County Election Board
P.O. Box 3000
20 Grove St.
Somerville, NJ 08876
or by calling (908) 231-7013