The Town Clerk issues Absentee Ballots. Registered voters, who are unable to vote in person on Primary or Election Day, may vote by Absentee Ballot. Please note that the Town Clerk’s Office handles the Absentee Ballots (NOT the Registrar of Voters Office). A voter may request and Absentee Ballot Application at any time, however the Absentee Ballot is not available until 21 days before the Primary or 31 days before the Election.
Click here to access the Absentee Ballot Application in English (opens in a new window)
Solicitud de Papeletas de Voto Ausente
Other Election Forms are available HERE from the Secretary of State
After the application is processed, the actual Ballot is then mailed (or given personally) to the voter. The Ballot must be returned by the close of the polls on Primary or Election Day. You may also choose to vote by Absentee Ballot, in person, at the Town Clerk’s Office any time during normal business hours, before Primary or Election Day.
Connecticut allows you to vote by Absentee Ballot for the following reasons ONLY:
1) Active Service in the Armed Forces;
2) Absence from town;
4) Physical disability;
5) Religious tenets; and
6) Duties as an election official.
For General Voting Information, contact the Registrar of Voters.
Alma L. Maya
City Hall Room 124 45 Lyon Terrace Bridgeport, CT 06604
Phone: (203) 576-7278
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