Voter Registration

​Legal Notice - City of Nashua

The Registrar of Voters will be in session daily, Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and for extended hours on the following day:  Friday, June 7, 2019, from 8:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Office of the City Clerk, City Hall, 229 Main Street, for additions and corrections to the checklist.  This will be the last day that the City Clerk will accept voter registration applications or make corrections to the checklist prior to the filing period beginning on Monday, June 10, 2019.  Any candidate wishing to file for office, shall make sure that their voter registration is current or they will not be allowed to file for office.  (RSA 669:5).

The Board of Registrars will meet on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at 10 a.m. in the Conference Room of the Office of the City Clerk for additions and corrections to the checklist, and to conduct such other business as may come before it.

A Mayoral Primary will be declared if three or more candidates file for office.  If there is a Mayoral Primary, it will be held on Tuesday, September 10, 2019, otherwise the candidates will appear on the Municipal General Election, which will be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.  The period to file petitions and acceptance of nomination papers for the Office of the Mayor will begin Monday, June 10, 2019, at 8:00 a.m. at the Office of the City Clerk and will close on Friday, June 21, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.  The drawing for positions on the ballot will occur immediately following the close of the filing period that day.

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.
  • 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 that 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).  Please contact the City Clerk's Office if you have any questions.
  • 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.