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Elections Division


***Effective Immediately***
Per Senate Bill 685, signed by Governor Christie, Authorized Messengers are only allowed to submit 3 Vote by Mail Ballot Applications to the County Clerk per election. Bearers are only allowed to return 3 voted ballots to the Board of Elections per election.



Paterson, NJ The Special School Election for West Milford will be held on Tuesday, December 8, 2015 with polling hours from 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.  Registered voters from West Milford who can’t get to the polls on Election Day may vote ahead of time in the Passaic County Clerk’s office. 

Office hours for in-person voting are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. with extended hours on Saturday, December 5, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Monday, December 7, 2015.  

The Clerk’s office is located at 401 Grand Street, 1st Floor, Room 130, Paterson, New Jersey. 

If you need further information, please call the Passaic County Clerk’s Election Division at (973) 881-4127.  


The County Clerk’s Office is responsible for the following election duties:

• Receiving petitions for candidates for elective offices
• Printing of election materials
• Maintaining Vote by Mail (“Absentee”) voter lists
• Handling Vote by Mail Applications and Ballots
• Overseeing drawings for ballot positions
• Certifying primary and general election votes to the New Jersey Department of State - Division of Elections

A registered voter in Passaic County may vote at their designated polling location on Election Day or may apply to vote by a mail-in ballot. The polling location is printed on the front of your sample ballot, which will be mailed to your home before the election.

A voter may apply for a mail-in ballot by mail by mail up to seven days prior to the election and may also apply in person until 3:00 p.m. the day before the election.
If applying by mail, the application must be received in our office, not postmarked, seven days before the election.

Passaic County’s election results are available on this website Election Night. Please note, before the voting information is provided to the county, all voting materials are delivered to the appropriate Municipal Clerk’s office to begin the process of tallying the votes. The Clerk’s office will then immediately post the election results to the County Website.

Copies of reports such as Mail in Ballot Lists and Voter Registration Lists are available through the Clerk’s Office for a fee and by requesting ahead of time.
Our office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. 

Please arrive at the office no later than 4:15 p.m. so that our staff can assist you with any

Voting Lists

 List of Registered Voters  $0.25 per district
 Mail-In Ballot Lists  $0.05 per page

Summary of Passaic County Voters
 Total Number of Registered Voters  276,874                     
 Registered Republicans  49,025
 Registered Democrats  90,696
 Unaffiliated Voters  137,153

Election Law Enforcement www.elect.state.nj.us
NJ State Division of Election www.elections.nj.gov
For more information, please contact our office.

        Phone:   973-881-4127 
        Fax:       973-742-5744

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Contact Us

Kristin M. Corrado, Esq.
County Clerk

Term Expires
December 31, 2019

Passaic County Administration Building
401 Grand St.
Paterson, NJ 07505

Phone: 973-225-3690
Fax: 973-754-1920
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wanaque Satellite Office

Walter J. Davison   
Deputy Clerk

1237 Ringwood Ave.
Wanaque, NJ 07465

Phone: 973-513-9900
Fax: 973-513-9901
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 AM-4:30 PM

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