Primary Election- June 8th, 2021

The Primary Election on Tuesday, June 8th , 2021. The polling sites will be open from 6 AM- 8 PM 

The last day to request a Vote by Mail Ballot  by mail for this year’s primary election is Tuesday, June 1st , 2021. For those wishing to request a Mail-In Ballot in person have until 3:00 PM on Monday, June 7, 2021 by going to the Essex County Clerk's Office, Essex County Hall of Record, Room 246, 465 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard, Newark, NJ.

The Primary Election will be an in-person election. If you are unsure of your voting district, please contact the Clerk’s office. 

For voters who have requested and received their Vote by Mail Ballots, the Safe and Secured Essex County Election Ballot Drop Box will be located in the Gazebo across from the South Orange Fire Station (56 Sloan St.). 

For more information, please contact the Clerk’s Office at (973) 378-7715 ext. 1 or email to:

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South Orange Voting Districts

Voting DistrictPolling SiteAddress
District 1Seton Hall University400 South Orange Avenue
District 2Marshall School262 Grove Street
District 3South Orange Middle School70 North Ridgewood Road
District 4Our Lady of Sorrows172 Academy Street
(4th St. Entrance) 
District 6South Orange Middle School70 North Ridgewood Road
District 7South Mountain Annex112 Glenview Road
District 8South Orange Middle School 70 Glenview Road
District 9First Presbyterian & Trinity Church 111 Irvington Avenue
District 10Marshall School262 Grove Street
District 11First Presbyterian & Trinity Church111 Irvington Avenue
District 12Seton Hall University 400 South Orange Avenue
District 13South Orange Middle School70 North Ridgewood Road

Quick Links

New Voter Machine Instruction Video [English]

New Voter Machine Instruction Video [Spanish]