Voter Registration

To be eligible to register and vote in Nashua, a person must be:

  • 18 years of age or older on election day;
  • A United States citizen; and
  • Domiciled in the ward where they intend to vote.

To register to vote, you will need to provide proof of your identity, age, citizenship, and domicile.  Proof can be either by documents that you have with you or by affidavit. 

Military or Oversees Citizen Registration:
If you are a member of the military you can obtain from your commanding officer a Standard Form 76 (red and white form), Federal Post Card Application - Registration and Absentee Ballot Request. If you are an oversees citizen or if your commanding officer does not have the form you can print out the online version of the Federal Post Card Application and mail it to the City Clerk's Office.

All applications must be approved by the Board of Registrars before being added to the checklist. 


The Office of the City Clerk conducts and preserves the integrity of all local, state and national elections. The State Primary Election will be conducted on September 13, 2022, followed by the State General Election on November 8, 2022.

June 1-10, 2022 Filing Period   |    State Primary Election - September 13, 2022   | General Election - November 8, 2022

Filings may be received June 1st – June 9th through the mail or hand-delivered to the City Clerk’s Office. All filings received on the last day (June 10th) must be made in person by the candidate.

State Representative Forms

Delegate to the Republican State Convention Form 

Filing Fee:

State Representative | $2 or 5 primary petitions in lieu of payment
Delegate to the Republican State Convention | no fee 

Absentee Ballot Request Forms

Absentee Ballot applications for the upcoming elections can be printed using the link below. Please note that a stated concern for COVID-19 remains a disability for voting purposes in the state of New Hampshire and you may select accordingly under Section II of the Absentee Ballot application when declaring your reason for not voting in person on Election Day. You may mail, e-mail, fax, or hand deliver your completed application to the Office of the City Clerk.

Absentee Ballot Request Form

Additional Voter & Election Information