For the residents of Summit in the County of Union, the City Clerk presides over local elections. Any questions regarding elections, polling places, contact the City Clerk's Office.
COVID-19 Election Update: Governor Murphy announced Executive Order Number 177 and Number 179, in response to the COVID-19 public health crisis. These Executive Orders direct the November 3, 2020General Election to be a Vote By Mail Election.
All active registered voters will automatically receive a vote-by-mail ballot. Voters at polling places will use a provisional paper ballot to vote. Voters with disabilities may vote on an ADA-accessible voting machine.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any change of addresses, especially for college and out of state students who are now home.
For the most up-to-date Election information please visit the County Website.
The Union County Board of Elections has installed a secure ballot drop-off box in Summit, in the Chestnut Street Parking Lot next to the Firehouse (corner of Morris Avenue and Broad Street). The Union County Board of Elections has advised that designated bipartisan personnel will be picking up the ballots deposited in the drop box on a daily basis.
Election Forms: Complete the forms and submit them as instructed. Forms must be sent to Union County Board of Elections. Forms available are: