Register to Vote
Voter Information, Mail Ballot Applications & Sample Ballot
Local Voting Information
Please Note: the Town Hall remains closed to the public, however voter registration forms and mail ballot applications for the November Election are available outside the Town Hall; completed forms may be placed in the white drop box at the entrance to the building. Voted Mail Ballots for the General Election may also be placed in the white drop box at the entrance to Town Hall until 8 P.M. on Tuesday, November 3rd.
Deadline to Register to Vote & Make Voter Information Changes for the General Election to be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Sunday, October 4, 2020 is the last date to register to vote for the General Election to be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. The Board of Canvassers has made voter registration forms available in outdoor boxes at the entrances to the Town Hall, 180 High Street, Wakefield, the Peace Dale Library, 1057 Kingstown Road, Peace Dale, the Beverly Hale Library, 2601 Commodore Perry Highway, Matunuck, and the Kingston Free Library, 2605 Kingstown Road, Kingston.
Completed forms can be placed in the drop box at Town Hall no later than Sunday, October 4, 2020 at 4:00 P.M. Voter Registration is also available online at www.sos.ri.gov . Anyone who will reach the age of eighteen (18) on or before November 3, 2020 may register by October 4, 2020 to be eligible to vote at the General Election. Those who have changed their name and wish to update their voting records must re-register by October 4, 2020. Anyone who has moved within the Town must also re-register to correct their address. Completed forms can be placed in the drop box at Town Hall no later than Sunday, October 4, 2020 at 4:00 P.M.
Deadline to Apply for a Mail Ballot for the General Election
The deadline to apply for a Mail Ballot for the General Election to be held on November 3, 2020 is October 13, 2020 at 4 P.M.
Mail ballot applications are being mailed by the Secretary of State to all registered voters. Completed applications should be returned to the state in the prepaid envelope provided. Applications can also be downloaded from the Voter Information Center (link above), and are available in outdoor boxes at the entrances to the Town Hall, 180 High Street and the Peace Dale Library, 1057 Kingstown Road.
For additional information, the Town's Canvassing office can be reached at 789-9331 ext. 1231, Monday through Friday from 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.