Absentee Ballots

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 an 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 in English 

Solicitud de papeletas de voto Ausente 

Other Election Forms are available from the Secretary of State

Please send your completed Absentee Ballot Application to:

CITY OF BRIDGEPORT
TOWN CLERKS OFFICE
45 LYON TERRACE, ROOM 122
BRIDGEPORT, CT  06604

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. 

The state of Connecticut allows you to vote by Absentee Ballot for the following reasons only:

1) active service in the armed forces;
2) absence from town; 
3) illness;
4) physical disability
5) religious tenets; and 
6) duties as an election official.

If you have any questions or need more information about absentee ballots, please call (203) 576-7208.

For general voting information, contact the Registrar of Voters

Click here for Election Calendar

 



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Contact Information

Charles D. Clemons, Jr.
Town Clerk
City Hall Room 122
45 Lyon Terrace
Bridgeport, CT 06604

Phone:
(203) 576-7208

Email:  Charles.ClemonsJr@bridgeportct.gov