Voting Info

We do not have government by the majority. We have government by the majority who participate.

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Am I eligible to vote?

Check eligibility requirements and get answers about special situations (students, military, recent moves, felons, overseas) HERE.  

Am I registered to vote?

Find out if you are registered to vote in the state of Connecticut HERE.  

How do I register?

Go HERE to download a registration form that you can print, fill out, and mail in. Or you can register to vote online HERE.  

When are the deadlines to register?

Check various deadlines HERE (on or HERE (on  If you missed the deadline to register to vote, you can also go HERE to learn about the Election Day Registration process.

Where do I vote? What time do polls open and close?

Locate your polling place HERE.  Check the polling location hours HERE.

What I.D. do I need to bring to the polling location, if any?

When you arrive at the polling place the poll worker will request that you present ID. But if you do not have any then in most cases, you may sign an affidavit in lieu of presenting ID. For more information, click HERE.

Where can I get a sample ballot?

Studying the ballot is a great way to get your ducks in a row before heading to the polls. You can view sample ballots for the Nov. 5th election HERE

How do I file an absentee ballot?

Learn all about absentee voting eligibility and procedures in Fairfield HERE.

What about special situations?

Vote on Nov 5