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Registrar of Voters

501 Main Street South
(Room 106)

Southbury, CT 06488
Maps and Directions
P:(203) 262-0644
Monday - Thursday:
8:00am - 4:30pm

Important Information for Southbury Voters for 2018


Primary for State and District Offices - August 14, 2018

  • Republican and Democratic Primaries.
  • Only registered Republicans and Democrats can vote in this Primary. In Connecticut, a voter must be a member of a political party in order to vote in that party’s primary. Meaning, a registered Democrat can only vote in the Democratic primary and a registered Republican can only vote in the Republican Primary. An unaffiliated voter (term used to refer to voters who are not registered with any political party) needs to join a Democratic or Republican party in order to vote in their Primaries.
  • May 14, 2018: Deadline to CHANGE PARTY AFFILIATION.
    The last date to change from one party to another to vote in the Primary.
  • August 9, 2018: Deadline to Register/Join Party BY MAIL and ONLINE.
    The last date for unaffiliated voters to join a party to vote in the Primary and new electors to register to vote by mail or online. Hand delivered registrations must be received by the registrars by this date and mailed registrations must be postmarked by this date. To register online, go to Connecticut Online Voters Registration.
  • August 13, 2018 Noon: Deadline to Register/Join Party IN PERSON.
    Enrollment and registration cut-off for unaffiliated voters to join a party to vote in the Primary and new electors to register to vote.

  • Election Day Voter Registration is not available for Primaries.
  • Voters will vote at their assigned district polling sites. Click here to find your voting district and a polling location.
  • Click to view sample ballot for Democratic Party Primary.
  • Click to view sample ballot for Republican Party Primary.

Gubernatorial Election - November 6, 2018

  • Election for Governor, Lieutenant Governor, U.S. Senator, Representative in Congress, Secretary of the State, Treasurer, Comptroller, Attorney General, State Senator, State Representative and Judge of Probate
  • October 30: Deadline to Register IN PERSON, BY MAIL and ONLINE.
    Hand delivered registrations must be received by the registrars by this date and mailed registrations must be postmarked by this date. To register online go to Connecticut Online Voters Registration.
  • October 30: Registration Cut-off.
    The office will be open until 8:00pm. This is the last regular session for electors who are 18 years of age, U.S. citizens, and residents of Southbury.
  • November 5: Limited Registration Session.
    Last day to register if you have become 18 years of age, become a citizen, are servicemen discharged within the past year or moved to Southbury since October 31. The office will be open until 5:00pm.
  • November 6: Election Day Registration.
    This is available to those who are a U.S. citizens, 18 years of age and a bona fide resident of the municipality. Identification is required - the voter must prove their identity and residence. For the greatest convenience electors are encouraged to register by the appropriate deadlines whenever possible. Election Day voter registration will take place at Southbury Town Hall in room 208. ELECTORS MUST COMPLETE THE REGISTRATION PROCESS BY 8:00 PM. All same day applicants MUST cast the ballot immediately after registration.
  • Voters will vote at their assigned district polling sites. Click here to find your voting district and a polling location.

All elections, primaries and referenda are from 6AM - 8PM.

The Town of Southbury has three polling locations:
  • Voting District #1, Firehouse, 461 Main Street South
  • Voting District #2, Public Library, 100 Poverty Road
  • Voting District #3, Community Building (Senior Center/Parks & Rec), 561 Main Street South

Voters must provide identification to vote at the polling place. Acceptable forms of identification include: a driver’s license or other photo ID; U.S. Passport; a pre-printed form of ID, like a tax bill or utility bill, pay stub or bank statement; Social Security card or other government document that shows your name and address; a document that shows your name and signature (i.e. a credit card).

Absentee Ballots: click for information and application forms.

Click here to find out how to register to vote.