Election Day is Tuesday, November 6, 2012. Polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. in Monmouth and Ocean counties.

In order to vote you must be registered 21 days before the day of the election, meaning that new voter registrations or changes to current registrations must be completed by October 16, 2012.

Click here to download the state of New Jersey's Voter Registration Form.

Voter requirements:
Must be a United States citizen
Must be at least 18 years old on Election Day
Must be a resident of New Jersey and the county at least 30 days before the election

Under state and federal law, convicted criminals currently serving sentences, or those on parole or probation for indictable offenses may not vote.

The Ocean County Board of Elections has compiled a document for help using electronic voting machines.

Need to cast an absentee ballot? The Federal Voting Assistance Program has an easy, step-by-step process available on their website at fvap.gov.

Need to register in person?

The Election Board of Ocean County

129 Hooper Ave.

P.O.Box 2006

Toms River, NJ 08754

Monmouth County Board of Elections

300 Halls Mill Road

Freehold, NJ 07728