Registrar of Voters

Contacts

Cindy Krogh Clark, Registrar (D)
Michele Marin, Registrar (R)
Kathy Keily, Deputy Registrar (D)

Main Number 860-653-0097
Fax 860-653-3814

Email: registrars@egtownhall.com

Hours

Tuesdays 9:00am – 1:00pm

Additional office hours will be held during the year as mandated by state election laws.

OFFICE LOCATION

Community Center
20 Center Street

MAILING Address

P.O. Box 1858
East Granby, CT 06026

Polling Location

Community Center
20 Center Street
East Granby, CT 06026

Town of East Granby, CT

Department Description

Registrar of Voters is an elected position governed by Connecticut General Statutes. Some of the duties include: registering eligible citizens to vote, maintaining voter lists, and administering all elections, primaries and referenda in an accurate and impartial manner. The Registrars are also responsible for hiring and training official poll workers, maintaining voting equipment and conducting an annual canvass of electors to determine changes of residence.

Voting Information

Are you registered to vote?

Use the voter lookup tool to check if you are already registered, your party affiliation (if any), and polling place.

Are you eligible to Vote?

To register to vote in Connecticut you must:

  • Be a United States citizen;
  • Be a resident of a Connecticut town;
  • Be at least 17 years old and turning 18 on or before election day (NOTE: 17 year olds who will turn 18 on or before election day may participate in general primary); and
  • Have completed confinement and parole if previously convicted of a disenfranchising felony

How to Register to Vote

  • Register Online here using the Secretary of the State’s Online Voter Registration System. You may use this system to:
  1. Register to vote in Connecticut.
  2. Change your name and/or address on your current voter registration record. If you move, you must re-register to vote in your new town of residence. You may also use this form to change your address if you move within your current town.
  3. Enroll in a political party or change party enrollment. Changing parties may result in losing rights in all parties for three months.

Registrar of Voters
PO Box 1858
East Granby CT 06026

  • Register in person or pick up a Voter Registration form at the Registrar of Voters’ office in the Community Center or the Town Clerk’s office in the Town Hall during their regular business hours.
  • Voter registration applications are also available at the following locations:
    • Department of Motor Vehicles
    • Public Libraries
    • Post Offices
    • Public Assistance Offices
    • Military Recruitment Centers

Registration deadlines for new voters

Primary: Your application must be submitted by the 5th day before a primary (or received by your Registrar of Voters or a voter registration agency by the 5th day before a primary). You may apply in person to the Registrars or Town Clerk until 12:00 noon on the last business day before a primary.

Election: Your application must be submitted or received by a voter registration agency by the 7th day before an election (or you may register in person with the Registrar of Voters by the 7th day before an election).

NOTE: A voter who changes from one party to another acquires party privileges three months after filing a voter registration application with the Registrar of Voters.

POLL WORKERS NEEDED

Registered electors of the state and students age 16 years and older who are residents of East Granby may work at election events in town. Various paid positions are available. Please contact the Registrars’ office by email at registrars@egtownhall.com or call 860-653-0097 if you want to serve as a poll worker at an election event.

IMPORTANT DATES

November 3, 2020   6:00 am – 8:00 pm: Election Day

Polling location: Community/Senior Center, 20 Center Street, East Granby CT

In-Person Voter Registration Sessions

Registrars’ Regular Office Hours: Tuesdays, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Email registrars@egtownhall.com or call our office at 860-653-0097 if you would like to make an appointment to register at a specific time during our regular office hours.

September 29, 2020   9:00 am – 5:00 pm: Voter Registration Session

Location: Registrar of Voters’ Office, Community/Senior Center, 20 Center Street, East Granby CT  

October 27, 2020   9:00 am – 8:00 pm: Voter Registration Session

Location: Registrar of Voters’ Office, Community/Senior Center, 20 Center Street, East Granby CT

November 2, 2020   9:00 am – 5:00 pm: SPECIAL AND LIMITED* Voter Registration Session

Location: Registrar of Voters’ Office, Community/Senior Center, 20 Center Street, East Granby CT

*For those whose qualification as to age, citizenship or residence was attained since October 27, 2020, and for members of armed forces and former members of armed forces discharged within the calendar year immediately preceding request, if found qualified.

Voter Registration Deadlines

October 27, 2020: Last day for eligible residents to register to vote

In-Person: By 8:00 pm at Registrars’ Office

On-line: By 11:59 pm (On-line registration requires current CT DMV ID)

Mail-in: Applications must be postmarked by this date.

November 2, 2020 by 5:00 pm: Last day for Special and Limited Registrations

Special Registration for military personnel and those who are newly eligible

ELECTION DAY REGISTRATION

Election Day Registration permits anyone to register and vote in person on Election Day who meets the eligibility requirements for voting in this state and is not already registered OR is registered in one town but has moved to another town. You will need to provide proof of identity and residency in town. Please plan to arrive early in the day, as there may be long lines. Election Day Registration is available at a location separate from the polling place.

Election Day Registration Location: Town Hall, 9 Center Street, East Granby

Hours: 6:00 am – 8:00 pm

ABSENTEE BALLOTS 

Absentee Ballots are handled by the Town Clerk’s office. Information is available here under the Elections tab. Registrars do not issue Absentee Ballots.

ADDITIONAL ELECTION AND VOTING INFORMATION

Visit the Secretary of the State’s Elections and Voting page here for additional information.