NH Voter Resources

sunsquatch-and-dweeks-1.pngVote for Justice Resources in New Hampshire 

Read, share, and use this information to prepare for elections in New Hampshire this fall. Make sure to register to vote and remind your friends and family to participate in our elections.

General Election: November 8, 2022

(Deadlines below applicable to both the Primary and the General Election)

Voter Registration Deadlines: See Register to vote resource below to check for your town. Same day voter registration at the polls is available if you miss the registration deadline prior.

Deadline to Request Absentee Ballots: Recommended at least 7 days before Election Day.
Deadline to Return Completed Absentee Ballots: 5 pm Election Day

In 2022, you may vote by absentee ballot using the Disability reason if you are concerned about exposure to covid. You can request your absentee ballot online. You can also call your town clerk to request an absentee ballot.

Find your state senator by district/town.
Find your state representatives by district/town.

Work the Polls on Election Day!

Visit PowerthePolls.com to learn more about your town and sign up. 

Amid COVID-19, America is facing a critical shortage of poll workers. Even as NH is expand access to vote-by-mail and absentee voting options, millions of Americas – especially voters with disabilities and those who lack reliable mail service – will continue to rely on in-person voting to cast a ballot. 

If YOU want to help your town with the Polls on Election Day, please visit your town’s website and look for specific information from the town clerk. Here is what you need to know: 

  1. You must be a registered voter in your town  
  2. Must be 17 years old on election day 
  3. Compensation determined by your town or city 
  4. Shifts range from 2 hours to 8 hours, full day is preferred 
  5. Training is the night before and set up the morning of is helpful 
  6. Sign up with your town clerk 

Jobs range from:

  • Help in setup 
  • Prevent interference with voting process and assists voters in accordance with the law 
  • Check voters in, hand out ballots, and direct voters to voting stations 
  • Help voters who may have difficulties voting due to sight and physical limitations 
  • Provide language assistance to Limited English Proficiency, translators may be available on site or by phone 
  • Oversee the completion of forms for challenge and provisional ballots 
  • Read and record the number of ballots cast before, during, and at the close of the polls

Additional NH resources and organizations to support:

  1. Black Heritage Trail of NH
  2. 350NH
  3. ACLU NH
  4. NH Women’s Foundation