Voter Registration

Legal Notices

Last Day to Change Party Affiliation prior to 2020 Presidential Primary:  October 25, 2019

The Registrar of Voters will accept changes in party affiliation Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; and Friday, October 25, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Office of the City Clerk, City Hall, 229 Main Street.  

Last Day to Register to Vote prior to Municipal General Election:  October 26, 2019

The Registrar of Voters will be in session daily, Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Saturday, October 26th, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. This will be the last day that the City Clerk may accept voter registration applications or corrections to the checklist prior to the Municipal Election on November 5, 2019.  However, new voters may register at the polls on Election Day. 

Board of Registrars of Voters Meeting:  October 29, 2019

The Board of Registrars of Voters will meet Tuesday, October 29, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. in the City Clerk's Conference Room, City Hall, 229 Main Street, for certification of the checklist and to conduct such other business as may come before it.  (RSA 654:8, 654:27, 654:28, 659:12).

Municipal General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2019, and the polls will be opened from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.  

Registering to Vote - In Person

  • Nashua residents may register to vote at the City Clerk's Office, 229 Main Street, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., excluding holidays, and during extended hours.
  • If you are unable to come into our office, you can register to vote on election day at your polling location.  Registering on election day and then voting will require you to wait in two separate lines: one to register to vote and one to receive your ballot.  You will save time by registering earlier.
  • For more information and what documentation is required on how to register to vote, including if you are changing your address within the city, please click on the below link, which brings you to the Secretary of State's website.  
Registering to Vote in New Hampshire

  • If a voter wants to change their party affiliation, they must do so in person at our office.  Please note there may be periods of times when state law does not permit a change of party (generally from the first date of a filing period until the day after the primary). 
  • If a voter's name has changed, due to marriage, divorce or a legal name change, this change must be done in person at our office.  Please bring with you the proof of the name change, i.e. certified marriage certificate, certified court order.

Registering to Vote - Absentee

In New Hampshire, only residents who are temporarily absent from the City (such as college students or overseas citizens) and residents who are physically disabled and unable to come to the Office of the City Clerk or the polling location to register, may do so by mail. Please contact the City Clerk at (603-589-3010, Option 5) for more information. 

Voter Information Look-up - Office of the Secretary of State

If you are not sure if you are registered to vote, want to check what party you are affiliated with or where you should go to vote, please visit the State of New Hampshire Voter Information Look-up Tool, on the Secretary of State's Website.