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Elections & Voting


Contact: Cynthia DeRoy, Town Clerk/Tax Collector
Address: PO Box 310
143 Main Street
Belmont, NH 03220-0310
Phone: 603-267-8300 x 2
Fax: 603-267-8305 
Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30am-4:00pm 

   


 Supervisors of the Voter Checklist (6-yr Term)
 Nikki Wheeler (2021)  Brenda Paquette (2019)  Donna Shepherd (2020)




NH General Election
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
7am-7pm
Belmont High School
255 Seavey Road

SAMPLE BALLOT
If you will be out of town on the day of the election you may request an absentee ballot. You can mail in a request, please make sure to indicate where you would like the ballot mailed. The request must also include your signature. You can also stop by the Clerk’s office to submit a request. The offices that we will be voting for in this election are Candidates for the offices of: Governor, United States Senate, Representative in Congress, our District’s Executive Councilor, State Senator, State Representative for Belknap District 6, State Representative for Belknap District 9, County Sheriff, County Attorney, County Treasurer, Register of Deeds, Register of Probate, County Commissioner, and on the Republican ballot, the Delegate to the State Republican Convention. If you have any questions, feel free to contact our office or the Secretary of State’s office. 


Elections

Visit NH Secretary of State's Election Division Website for additional information.

See Belmont Town Meeting Page for more information on Town & School District meetings and other important date and documents.



Voting

All Election Voting is held at the Belmont High School, 255 Seavey Road.  Polls are open from 7a.m. to 7p.m.

You may register to vote or make changes in your registration in accordance with applicable guidelines at either the Town Clerk's Office or at a meeting of the Supervisors of the Voter Checklist. Items needed include:

Proof of US Citizenship     -     Proof of Belmont residency     -     Drivers License or other photo identification

ELECTION LAW, effective September 1, 2015 - Voters must show a valid photo ID to vote OR he/she may execute a challenged voter affidavit, and the Moderator shall take a photograph of the voter and attach photo to the affidavit in order to vote on election day,(RSA 659:13 Obtaining a Ballot)

Absentee Ballots  If you are going to be out of town on the date of the election, you can mail, email, or stop by the Town Clerk's office to request an absentee ballot. Please keep in mind that you must provide a separate request for each person that wishes to receive a ballot. When mailing in your request, please indicate the address you would like the ballot mailed to, and your signature must be on the request.  

Voter Registration for Town and School District Meetings

You must be a Registered Belmont Voter to participate at both Town Meeting Sessions and at the School District meeting. Residents wishing to register to vote may do so in any one of the following ways and must provide Proof of US Citizenship, a Driver's License or other acceptable photo identification, and Proof of Belmont Residency (utility bill, vehicle registration, etc.). 

You may register at the Town Clerk's Office except as limited by law.  You may also register with the Checklist Supervisors(See additional applicable registration info below and on the Town Meeting page)

Although you can also register to vote at Town Meeting Second Session (Election/Voting Day of Town and School District Meetings), please consider registering with either the Town Clerk or Checklist Supervisors to avoid a long registration line on the actual voting days.


As of September 6, 2018, there are:
5,061 Voters Registered in the Town of Belmont
Democrats - 1,353
Republicans - 2,104
Undeclared - 1,603
Libertarian - 0