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The Ocean County Board of Elections works in conjunction with the Office of the Ocean County Clerk under strict compliance of the election laws set forth by the State of New Jersey.

While each election office is responsible for carrying out their own specific duties mandated under state law, both offices are committed to providing services to all eligible voters in Ocean County with efficiency and fairness while upholding the integrity of the election process.

2020 Ballot Drop Box Locations

For more information on the November 3rd General Election visit the Ocean County Clerk website


Election Events in Ocean County:

Nov. 3, 2020 : GENERAL ELECTION
Town: Countywide
Hours: 6am to 8pm
Registration Deadline: Oct. 13, 2020

To obtain a Mail In Ballot by Mail - Deadline: Oct. 23, 2020
To obtain a Mail In Ballot In Person - Deadline: Nov. 3, 2020 prior to 8pm

Dec. 8, 2020 : SPECIAL SCHOOL ELECTION
Town: TBA
Hours: TBA
Registration Deadline: Nov. 17

To obtain a Mail In Ballot by Mail - Deadline: Dec. 1
To obtain a Mail In Ballot In Person - Deadline: Dec. 7 by 3pm

Election Board Meetings:

Special School Election (TBD)
Tuesday, September 29 at 2:00 PM (TBD)

Canvasser's Meeting, if there is a Spec. School Election
Monday, October 5th at 11:30 AM

Regular Meeting
Tuesday, October 13,2020 at 2:00 PM
Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at 2:00PM
Thursday, October 22, 2020 at 2:00PM
Saturday, October 24, 2020 at 8:00PM
Sunday, October 25, 2020 at 9:00AM
Monday, October 26, 2020 at 9:00AM
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at 2:00PM
Friday, October 30, 2020 at 8:30AM
Sunday, November 1, 2020 at 9:30AM


General Election
Tuesday, November 3
6:00 AM Call, & 2 PM Meeting

Canvasser's Meeting
Thursday, November 12 at 11:30 AM

Regular Meeting & Special School Board Election (TBD)
Tuesday, December 8 at 2:00 PM

Canvasser's Meeting, if there is a Spec. School Election
Monday, December 14 at 11:30:00 AM (TBD)