Registrars of Voters

Duties & Responsibilities

The Registrars of Voters are elected officials of the Town, whose duty is to administer the election process according to State Statute and under the direction of the Secretary of State.

The Registrars have the responsibility of keeping the Registry list current at all times. They receive applications from new voters, admit those who qualify and add their names to the Registry in a timely fashion. Removals from the list are made due to electors deaths and people moving out of town.

Office Hours are Wednesdays 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm.

For Absentee Ballot information, please call the Town Clerk’s Office at 860-767-4340 x129 or click this link to download the application form.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Caitlin Riley Registrar criley@essexct.gov
Barbara Ryan Registrar bryan@essexct.gov