Election Department

The Election Department conducts all municipal, state, and federal elections within the City of Boston. The Department ensures that elections are properly managed and conducted in accordance with City, state, and federal laws. The Department also handles the registration of voters, proper maintenance of voters' status and manages the annual listing of Boston residents age 17 and over.

Voter Registration Deadline

The Voter Registration deadline for the 9/9/14 State Primary Election is Wednesday, August 20th , 2014. All registrations must be postmarked by that date in order to be eligible. Our Office in City Hall, Room 241, will be open until 8:00PM that date.

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Mailing Information

  • Please address all Election correspondences to:

    Boston Election Department
    1 City Hall Square – Room 241
    Boston, MA 02201

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    Board of Election Commissioners - 2014 Meetings
    The Board of Election Commissioners meets on the third Thursday of every month at 10AM in the conference room of the Election Department (Room 241, Boston City Hall). The board meetings are open to the public.

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