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.

Upcoming Election Dates


Special State Primary Election - 1st Suffolk Representative District

Tuesday, March 3rd,2015
*Voter Registration Deadline - Wednesday, February 11th , 2015*

2015 Special Election Calendar

Preliminary Municipal Election

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015
*Voter Registration Deadline - Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015*

2015 Election Calendar

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  • See a listing of upcoming Elections events.

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    The Board of Election Commissioners meets in the conference room of the Election Department (Room 241, Boston City Hall). The board meetings are open to the public. Check the calendar for the next scheduled meeting.

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