Registrars of Voters

Mission

To provide and manage free and impartial primaries and elections, to establish and administer voter registration enrollment procedures, and to maintain and manage accurate voter registration records

Description of Services

The Registrars of Voters are jointly responsible for proper voting machine and polling place preparation, poll worker hiring and training, and other duties as required by Connecticut Election Law.

Where to Vote

These are the polling places for each of the precinct numbers:

1- John M. Moriarty School, 20 Lawler Lane

2- Rose City Senior Center, 8 Mahan Drive

3- Samuel Huntington Elementary School, 80 West Town Street

4- John B. Stanton Elementary School, 386 New London Turnpike

5- St. Mark Lutheran Church, 248 Broadway

6- AHEPA 110-II, 380 Hamilton Avenue

Precinct map - NOTE: the map is very large - use the icons at the bottom right of the page after displaying the map to resize the map for easier viewing.

Office Hours (effective September 5, 2017) and Office Location

(Except where noted, subject to change)

Monday 9 am until 1 pm

Tuesday 9 am until 1 pm

Wednesday 9 am until 4 pm

Thursday  12 pm until 4 pm

Friday  12 pm to 4 pm

We are located on the first floor of Norwich City Hall, right across from the Information Booth at Room 129.

HOLIDAY CLOSING

The Registrar's Office will be closed from Monday, December 23, 2018 through Wednesday, January 2, 2019. No voter registrations will be processed in the office during that time. You can still submit your information via the online Voter Registration site (see below) and processing will begin again on Wednesday, January 2, 2019. 

Have a happy and healthy Holiday season, a very Merry Christmas, a Happy Kwanzaa and a Happy New Year!

Online Voter Registration

The State of Connecticut now offers Online Voter Registration and Inquiry - you can access the system via this webpage: CT Online Voter Registration.


Registration Cut-off

Election: Your application must be postmarked or received by a voter registration agency by the 7th day before an election.

OR you may register in person with your Registrar of Voters by the 7th day before an election.

Privileges attach immediately upon approval of the application by the registrar, unless 

  • the application is delivered in person to the registrar after the seven day before an election in person voter registration deadline or

  • mailed or postmarked to the registrar or a voter registration agency after the 7-day mail in registration deadline before an election, or

  • the application is made to a voter registration agency, made other than in person to the registrar, or postmarked, after the fifth day before a primary, or

  • made in person to the registrar after 12 noon of the last business day before a primary.

NOTE: The Registrar's office receives monthly lists of persons convicted of a felony. These persons are then removed (if present) from the Voter List and a letter is sent to their last known address. 

We also receive monthly lists of felony case releases. Released persons are eligible to register to vote - view specific information on restoration of voting rights.