2014 Election Dates

 

 

MARCH

MONDAY, MAR 31 – Petition filing deadline 4 p.m. for the June Primary Election

 

APRIL

FRIDAY, APR 4 – Deadline for objections to partisan candidates nominating petitions for the Primary Election

WEDNESDAY, APR 9- Deadline for the Determination of Petition Challenge

WEDNESDAY, APR 9 – Last day to file Party Declaration Forms to change political party affiliation for the June Primary

FRIDAY, APR 11- Ballot Position Drawing for the June Primary Election at 3 p.m.

TUESDAY, APR 15 – Continuing Political Action Committee 1st quarter Campaign Finance Report due in Trenton

 

MAY

MONDAY, MAY 5 – 29-Day Pre-Primary Election Campaign Finance Report due in Trenton

TUESDAY, MAY 13 – Last day to register to vote for the June Primary Election

TUESDAY, MAY 20 – Deadline for filing of appointments or applications for Challengers with the Union County Board of Elections for the Primary Election

FRIDAY, MAY 23 – 11-Day Pre-Primary Election Campaign Finance Report due in Trenton

TUESDAY, MAY 27 – Last day to apply by mail for a Mail-In Ballot for the June Primary Election

FRIDAY, MAY 30 – Challenge to Mail-In Ballots for the Primary Election at the Board of Elections

SATURDAY, MAY 31 - Special opening from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. of the County Clerk Offices in Elizabeth and Westfield to apply for a Mail-In Ballot for the Primary Election

 

JUNE

MONDAY, JUNE 2 – Last day to apply in person for a Mail-In Ballot before 3 p.m. in the County Clerk Offices in Elizabeth and Westfield

TUESDAY, JUNE 3 - Petition filing deadline for Independent candidates for the General Election at 4 p.m.

TUESDAY, JUNE 3 – Primary Election Day:  Polls are open 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.

MONDAY, JUNE 9 – Deadline for objections to Independent candidates nominating petitions for the General Election

THURSDAY, JUNE 12 – Deadline for Determination of Petition Challenge for Independent petitions for the General Election

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 18 – Deadline for Recount of the Primary Election; application to be made with Judge of Superior Court

MONDAY, JUNE 23 – 20-Day Post Primary Election Campaign Finance Report due in Trenton

 

JULY

TUESDAY, JULY 15 – Continuing Political Action Committee 2nd quarter Campaign Finance Report due in Trenton

MONDAY, JULY 28 – Petition filing deadline for School Board candidates at 4 p.m.

 

AUGUST

FRIDAY, AUG 1 -  Deadline for objections to School Board candidates nominating petitions

THURSDAY, AUG 7 – Deadline for Determination of Petition Challenge for School Board petitions

MONDAY, AUG 11 – November General Election and School Board Election Ballot Position Drawing at 3 p.m.

FRIDAY,  AUG 15 – Last day for a Municipal and/or County Governing Body to approve a proposition to appear on the November General Election Ballot

TUESDAY, AUG 26 – Last day for an Independent candidate and School Board candidate to withdraw from the General Election Ballot

FRIDAY, AUG 29 – Last day for voters of a municipality to place a proposition on the November General Election Ballot

 

SEPTEMBER

TUESDAY, SEPT 2 -  Petition filing deadline for New Nomination Petition to fill a vacancy for an Independent candidate and School Board candidate for the General Election

TUESDAY, SEPT 9 – Last day for a candidate nominated in the Primary Election to withdraw from the General Election

THURSDAY, SEPT 11 – Last day to fill a vacancy of Primary Election nominees

 

OCTOBER

MONDAY, OCT 6 – 29-Day Pre-General Election and Pre-School Board Election Campaign Finance Report due in Trenton

TUESDAY, OCT 14 – Last day to register to vote for the November General Election

WEDNESDAY, OCT 15 – Continuing Political Action Committee 3rd quarter Campaign Finance Report due in Trenton

TUESDAY, OCT 21 – Deadline for filing of appointments or applications for Challengers with the Union County Board of Elections for the General Election and for the School Board Election

FRIDAY, OCT 24 – 11-Day Pre-General Election and Pre-School Board Election Campaign Finance Report due in Trenton

TUESDAY, OCT 28 - Last day to apply by mail for a Mail-In Ballot for the November General Election

FRIDAY, OCT 31 – Challenge to Mail-In Ballots for the General Election and School Board Election at the Board of Elections

 

NOVEMBER

SATURDAY, NOV 1 – Special opening from 9 a.m. to 1 p. m. of the County Clerk Offices in Elizabeth and Westfield to apply for a  Mail-In Ballot for the General Election

MONDAY, NOV 3 -  Last day to apply in person for a Mail-In Ballot before 3 p.m. in the County Clerk Offices in Elizabeth and Westfield

TUESDAY, NOV 4 – General Election Day:  Polls are open 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.

WEDNESDAY, NOV 19 – Deadline for Recount of the General Election and School Board Election; application to be made with Judge of Superior Court

MONDAY, NOV 24 – 20-Day Post General Election and Post School Board Election Campaign Finance Report due in Trenton


Union County Clerk
Election Division
2 Broad Street – Room 113
Elizabeth, NJ 07201-2299
908-527-4996

“Vote by Mail” Ballots
908-527-4360

To obtain Election Forms:

New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC)
P.O. Box 185
Trenton, NJ 08625-0185
609-292-8700
http://www.elec.state.nj.us

For information on Voter Registration:

Union County Board of Elections
271 North Broad Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
908-527-4121

Department of State
Division of Election
P.O. Box 304
225 West State Street
5th floor
Trenton, NJ 08625-0304
609-292-3760
http://www.NJElections.org

March

MONDAY, MAR 1
Petition filing deadline 4 p.m. for the School Board Election.

MONDAY, MAR 22
29-Day Pre-School Election Campaign Finance Report due
in Trenton.

TUESDAY, MAR 30
Last day to register to vote for the School Board Election.

April

TUESDAY, APR 6
Deadline for filing of appointments or applications for Challengers with the Union County Board of Elections for the School Board Election.

FRIDAY, APR 9
11-Day Pre-School Election Campaign Finance Report due
in Trenton.

MONDAY, APR 12
Petition filing deadline 4 p.m. for the June Primary Election.

TUESDAY, APR 13
Last day to apply by mail for a Mail-In Ballot for the School Board Election.

THURSDAY, APR 15
Continuing Political Action Committee 1st qtr; Campaign Finance Report due
in Trenton.

FRIDAY, APR 16
Deadline for objections to partisan candidates nominating petitions for the Primary Election.

MONDAY, APRIL 19
Last day to file Party Declaration Forms to change political party affiliation for the June Primary Election.

TUESDAY, APR 20
Annual School Board Election.

THURSDAY, APR 22
Deadline for the Determination of Petition Challenge.

THURSDAY, APR 22
Ballot Position Drawing for the June Primary Election at 3 p.m.

May

WEDNESDAY, MAY 5
Deadline for Recount of the School Board Election; application to be made with Judge of Superior Court.

MONDAY, MAY 10
29-Day Pre-Primary Election Campaign Finance Report due
in Trenton

MONDAY, MAY 10
20-Day Post School Election Campaign Finance Report due
in Trenton

TUESDAY, MAY 18
Last day to register to vote for the June Primary Election.

TUESDAY, MAY 25
Deadline for filing of appointments or applications for Challengers with the Union County Board of Elections for the Primary Election.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 26
11-Day Pre-Primary Election Campaign Finance Report due
in Trenton.

June

TUESDAY, JUNE 1
Last day to apply by mail for a Mail-In Ballot for the June Primary Election.

SATURDAY, JUNE 5
Special opening from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. of the County Clerk’s Office, Elizabeth to apply for a Mail-In Ballot for the Primary Election

MONDAY, JUNE 7
Last day to apply in person for a Mail-In Ballot before 3 p.m. in Elizabeth.

TUESDAY, JUNE 8
Petition filing deadline 4 p.m. for Independent candidates for the General Election.

TUESDAY, JUNE 8
Primary Election Day. Polls are open 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.

MONDAY, JUNE 14
Deadline for objections to Independent candidates nominating petitions for the General Election.

FRIDAY, JUNE 18
Deadline for Determination of Petition Challenge for Independent petitions.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 23
Deadline for Recount of the Primary Election; application to be made with Judge of Superior Court.

MONDAY, JUNE 28
20-Day Post Primary Election Campaign Finance Report due
in Trenton.

July

THURSDAY, JULY 15
Continuing Political Action Committee 2nd qtr; Campaign Finance Report due
in Trenton.

August

MONDAY, AUG 9
November General Election Ballot Position Drawing at 3 p.m.

FRIDAY, AUG 20
Last day for a Municipal and/or County Governing Body to approve a proposition (Non-Binding Question) to appear on November General Election Ballot.

September

FRIDAY, SEPT 3
Last day for voters of a municipality to place a proposition
(Binding Question) on the November General Election Ballot.

FRIDAY, SEPT 3
Last day for an Independent candidate to withdraw from the General Election Ballot.

THURSDAY, SEPT 9
Last day to fill a vacancy for an Independent candidate.

MONDAY, SEPT 13
Last day for a candidate nominated in the Primary Election to withdraw from the General Election.

WEDNESDAY, SEPT 15
Last day to fill a vacancy of Primary Election nominees.

October

MONDAY, OCT 4
29-Day Pre-General Election Campaign Finance Report due
in Trenton

TUESDAY, OCT 12
Last day to register to vote for the November General Election.

FRIDAY, OCT 15
Continuing Political Action Committee 3rd qtr; Campaign Finance Report due
in Trenton

TUESDAY, OCT 19
Deadline for filing of appointments or applications for Challengers with the Union County Board of Elections. For the General Election.

FRIDAY, OCT 22
11-Day Pre-General Election Campaign Finance Report due
in Trenton.

TUESDAY, OCT 26
Last day to apply by mail for a Mail-In Ballot for the November General Election.

SATURDAY, OCT 30
Special opening from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. of the County Clerk’s Office, Elizabeth to apply for a Mail-In Ballot for the General Election.

November

MONDAY, NOV 1
Last day to apply in person for a Mail-In Ballot Before 3 p.m. in Elizabeth.

TUESDAY, NOV 2
General Election Day. Polls are open 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.

WEDNESDAY, NOV 17
Deadline for Recount of the General Election; application to be made with Judge of Superior Court.

MONDAY, NOV 22
20-Day Post General Election Campaign Finance Report due
in Trenton


Union County Clerk
Election Division
2 Broad Street – Room 113
Elizabeth, NJ 07201-2299
(908) 527-4996
http://www.ucnj.org/ctyclerk

“Vote by Mail” Ballots
(908) 527-4360

To obtain Election Forms:

New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC)
P.O. Box 185
Trenton, NJ 08625-0185
(609) 292-8700
http://www.elec.state.nj.us

    For information on Voter Registration:

Union County Board of Elections
271 North Broad Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
(908) 527-4121
http://www.ucnj.org

Department of State
Division of Election
P.O. Box 304
225 West State Street
3rd floor
Trenton, NJ 08625-0304
(609) 292-3760
http://www.NJElections.org