Elections for 2014
State Primary: September 9, 2014
State Election: November 4, 2014 click to view specimen ballot
Absentee ballot voting is now open in the City Clerks office during office hours. Home bound residents may request an absentee ballot here or submit a signed written request. The request should include: name, voter address, address to which the ballot should be mailed,date of birth, phone number or email address.
Absentee ballot requests & absentee voting closes on Monday, Nov. 3, 2014 at NOON.
Deadline to make changes to your voter registration or to register vote for the above State Election is October 15, 2014, the Clerk's office will remain open until 8pm for voter registration only.
State Election 11/6/2012 Specimen ballot - front
State Election 11/6/2012 Specimen ballot - back
2012 State Primary Specimen Ballots
Specimen Ballot June 25th 2013 Special State Election
2013 Municipal Election Specimen Ballots Wards 1 thru 5
September 9, 2014 State Primary Specimen Ballot
November 4, 2014 State Election Specimen Ballot
Official election results 2012 State Primary
Official Election Result State Election 11/6/2012
Special State Election 6/25/2013 Results
(unofficial) Election Results, Municipal Election, 11/5/2013
Official Election Results, Municipal Election, 11/5/2013
Official Election Results (Summary) State Primary September 9, 2014
Voter Registration and Absentee Ballot Information
Any U.S. citizen who is 18 years of age or older may register to vote in his/her city or town of residence. To register in Gloucester, you may come to the city clerk's office during regular business hours. We are located at: 9 Dale Ave. Gloucester, MA 01930
A picture ID may be requested at the time of registration.
Non-Registered Voter Information
A non-registered voter has up to 20 days prior to any election day to register to vote. If the voter fails to comply then his/her name will not be posted on the registered voters list and he/she will not be able to cast his/her vote in that election.
Absentee Registration / Ballot Details
If you are not able to come to the clerk's office, read the informational document and registration form below. Please follow the instructions given so that processing your registration will not be delayed.
For Further Information
For further information about voter registration and/or any state elections, please refer to the State of Massachusetts Election Division
or contact the city clerk's office
at (978) 281-9720.