Wantage Township Elections
Primary Elections Eligibility
State law requires that certain voters file a Declaration of Party Affiliation form no later than 55 days before the date of a Primary Election in order to vote in that election. The 2023 Primary Election is on Tuesday, June 6, 2023. Affected voters must submit a Declaration of Party Affiliation form and file it with the County Board of Elections, the NJ Division of Elections, or your Municipal Clerk no later than April 12, 2023 in order to be eligible to vote in the Primary Election.
Election information can be found on the Sussex County Clerk Elections page.
Candidate InformationThe County Clerk's Office website contains candidate information for persons interested in running for elective public office. Information includes:
- What Type of Candidate Am I?
- Open Offices/Seats To Be Voted
- Candidate Petitions
- Number of Signatures Needed on a Petition
- List of Voters Who Live in my District
- Election Dates & Deadlines
- Filing Campaign Reports with NJ ELEC
Voting information can be found on the County Clerk's Office website at: sussexcountyclerk.org/elections/
Polling places can be found on this page: sussexcountyclerk.org/elections/voter-information/where-do-i-vote/
The New Jersey Voter Information Portal can be found at: nj.gov/state/elections/vote.shtml
Some election forms can be found on the Forms and Applications page
The State has made available election flyers on its website: nj.gov/state/elections/doe-publications.shtml#flyer-how-to-vote Flyers include How to Vote, In-Person Early Voting, and Become a Poll Worker.
The State has made available election videos on its website: nj.gov/state/elections/vote-by-mail.shtml Videos include How to Vote, How to Complete and Return Your Vote-by-Mail Ballot.
Become a Poll Worker
Poll workers can earn $21.44 per hour on in-person early voting days and $300 on Election Day. They will be paid an additional $30 to attend required training. Apply at Pollworker.NJ.Gov
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