Voter Registration

Voter Registration

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Mission

The mission of the Registrar of Voters Office is to ensure federal, state and local elections are conducted in a non-partisan, timely and responsible manner, with the highest level of professional election standards, accountability, security, and integrity, intended to earn and maintain public confidence in the electoral process.

About Us

  • The Registrar of Voters, as the chief election officials, have a wide variety of responsibilities from preparing and certifying the official voting list, to ensuring we have fair, accurate and efficient elections.
  • The Office is governed by Connecticut General Statutes and financially supported by the Municipality.
  • The Registrars are currently enrolled in classes at the University of Connecticut. These classes ensure the Registrars are on top of the latest rules and regulations passed by the General Assembly.
  • The Registrars host meetings with other Election Officials on voting technology. They share and learn from their counterparts about the best practices in the administration of elections.
  • The Registrar’s Office secures polling locations, hiring and training over 350 official poll workers as well as maintaining all voting equipment used for the election.
  • They work with various organizations to maintain voter registration at the highest possible level.

FAQ

The application for an absentee ballot may be found here. Further information may be found by contacting the Town Clerk's Office.

Visit the link below to see if you are already registered to vote. If not, you may enter the State of Connecticut's Online Voter Registration System here and fill out the online form.

Voter Information

Find your street name listed here to view your district and your ward.

Voting Wards:

001 - Danbury High School Gym
002 - Pembroke School Gym
003 - Stadley Rough School Gym
004 - Shelter Rock School Gym
005 - Danbury War Memorial
006 - Park Avenue School Gym
007 - Westside Middle School Academy

If you are still unsure, please contact the Registrar of Voters or follow the link below to the Voter Registration Lookup. Enter your town, name, and date of birth, to find your polling location address.

Voter Lookup

Federal Representatives:
Congressional Representative for CT's 5th District is Elizabeth Esty: 860-223-8412
Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT): 860-549-8463
Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT): 860-258-6940

State Representatives:
Senator Mike McLachlan (R-24): 860-240-0068
Rep. Will Duff (R-002): 860-240-8700
Rep. Stephen Harding (R-107): 860-240-8700
Rep. Richard Smith (R-108): 860-240-8700
Rep. David Arconti Jr. (D-109): 860-240-8585
Rep. Bob Godfrey (D-110): 860-240-8500
Rep. Michael Ferguson (R-138): 860-240-8700

Click the link below to view your City Council representatives.

City Council

Registration

How to register, change your name or address, enroll in a political party or change party enrollment:

  • In person at the Registrar of Voters or the Town Clerk’s office Monday through Thursday 7:30 am to 6:00 pm
  • By mail (request a registration card from the registrar’s office, complete it and mail it back to 155 Deer Hill Ave., Danbury, CT. 06810).

Department of motor vehicles

Registration Deadlines for New Voters:

Primary: your application must be postmarked by the 5th day before a primary (or received by your registrar of voters by the 5th day before a primary). You may apply in person to your registrar or town clerk until 12:00 noon on the last business day before a primary.

Election: your application must be postmarked by the 14th day before an election or you may register in person with the Registrar of Voters by the 7th day before an election.