Candidate Petitions for the 2020 General Elections

NOTICE – Nominating Petition Filing

Completed nominating petitions must be submitted in person or electronically by either facsimile or email and must be received by 4:00 pm on July 7, 2020. Individuals submitting petitions in person must make an appointment by calling the Elections Division at 201-369-3470 Option #6. Anyone in need of a hard copy of the petition, an appointment is required for pick up.

If the petition is submitted electronically, then no hard copy is required.

For information on candidate petitions for Federal or Statewide offices, please contact:

New Jersey Division of Elections
PO Box 304 Trenton, NJ 08625-0304

Office Location:
225 West State Street, 5th Floor
Trenton, NJ
Tel: (609) 292-3760
Fax: (609) 777-1280
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Division of Elections Contact Information:
Phone Number: 201-369-3470 – Option #6
Fax Number: 201-369-3473
Email Address:
In your email, please include a telephone number for the Division of Elections to contact you with a confirmation of receipt.
Mailing Address: 257 Cornelison Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07302

Independent Candidate Petition

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2020 School Board Terms of Office

School Board Petition