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Voting Resources: Exercising Your Right to Vote: Main

> Register to Vote! (in New Jersey or other states)


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In this guide you will find information about national, state, and local elections in the United States, including upcoming elections in New Jersey.  This guide includes resources for new and first-time voters, including information about registering to vote, identification requirements for votes, your rights to vote, and information about where, when and how to vote.  Finally, this guide includes up-to-date information about upcoming elections as well as the candidates running for elections and how to learn more about their stances on important issues.

Upcoming Election Dates & Deadlines

Election Dates & Deadlines: New Jersey and other states

This year's Midterm General Election, where voters will choose their federal, state & local representatives and vote on different local ballot measures, will occur on Tuesday, November 8, 2022.  The deadline to register to vote in the General Election is Tuesday, October 18, 2022--21 days before election day.  

If you are voting in a state other than New Jersey, you can check on your registration deadline and register to vote here.