Contact the NJ Division of Elections
Mailing Address:
NJ Division of Elections
P.O. Box 304
Trenton, NJ 08625-0304

Office Address:
225 West State Street, 5th Floor
Trenton, NJ 08608
Directions

Tel: (609) 292-3760
Fax: (609) 777-1280
Email: Feedback@sos.nj.gov

Schedule Petition Filing Appointment

April 4, 2016 - Filing Deadline for Democratic & Republican Candidates wanting to run in the June 7, 2016 Primary Election.

June 7, 2016 - Filing Deadline for Independent Candidates wanting to run in the November 8, 2016 General Election.

In an effort to improve the Petition Filing experience, the Division of Elections is now offering petition filers an opportunity to schedule an appointment prior to the petition filing deadline date. Scheduling an appointment will improve the petition filing process and help reduce the time spent filing your petition.

We suggest filing your petition as early as possible!

If you are ready to file your petition before this schedule starts just use the form to contact the Division of Elections to schedule your appointment.

Please select the time you would like to schedule to file your Petition below and fill out the information at the bottom of the form. You will be contacted by the Division of Elections to confirm the selected time or to suggest a different one if it's booked. Remember you do not have an appointment until you are contacted by the Division of Elections.

February
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 Closed State Holiday
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25
 
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28
 
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29
 
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Petition Filing Deadline Day
Democratic & Republican Candidates wanting to run in the June 7, 2016 Primary Election. Petition filers will be accepted in person at the Division of Elections until 4 pm. You will be serviced in the order you arrive.
Candidate's Information
Candidate's Name
Candidate's Office
Petition Filer's Name
Petition Filer's Phone
Petition Filer's Email Address
    
All Fields Required