Election and Voter Information
Election and Voting
All your current election and voter registration information will be posted in this section of the web site.
Any new updates from Secretary of the Commonwealth will be a communicated on this page related to early voting, new requirements and election dates.
Voting in Massachusetts
To be eligible to register to vote in Massachusetts you must be a U.S. citizen, a resident of Massachusetts, and 18 years old on or before the next election. You may register to vote in person at any local Town Clerk or Election Commission office, at any registration event, or at a number of state agencies, including the Department of Transitional Assistance and the Registry of Motor Vehicles.
Voter Registration Deadlines for 2020 for Presidential Primary, March 3rd
Registration - February 12, 2020
Voter Registration Deadlines for 2020 for State Primary, September 1st
Registration - August 12, 2020
Voter Registration Deadlines for 2020 for State General Election, November 3rd
Registration - October 14, 2020
You may also register to vote by mail by completing, signing, and mailing a voter registration form to the Office of the Town Clerk located at:
149 Main St.
Watertown, MA 02472
Ward and Town Committee Nomination Papers
These papers are available for candidates through the Town Clerk's office as of Thursday, August 1, 2019. These candidates will appear on the Presidential Primary ballot to be held on Tuesday, March 3, 2020.