Town Clerk

 


 Presidential Election November 8th, 2016

If you are not a registered voter in the Town of Yarmouth, the last day to register to vote in the State Election will be Wednesday, October 19th the Town Clerk's Office will be open from 8:30 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. for voter registration.

The State Election is scheduled for Tuesday, November 8th 2016. The polling locations will be open from 7:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. 
  
Early Voting will start on October 24th and the Town Clerk's Office will hold extended office hours on:
October 25th October 29th (Saturday) November 1st
8:30am-8:00pm 9am-1pm 8:30am-8am

What is early voting? Early voting is similar to absentee balloting except you do not have to fill out a form to receive a ballot. Early voting is no excuse absentee balloting. We encourage you to come to the Town Clerk's office starting October 24th to vote early. All you have to do is check in at the counter, we will hand you a ballot and ballot envelop and once your done voting you seal your ballot in the envelop and we will deliver that ballot to the polls on election day. 

 
Responsibilities


The Town Clerk’s Office is responsible for:

  • Keeping official municipal records
  • Issuing licenses
  • Official documents
  • Providing information to the Town residents and the Town departments
  • Voter registration
  • Maintaining voter lists for the Annual Town Meeting and Elections

We send our residents an Annual Census form on January 1st. We need your assistance in returning the Census forms to update our records of all residents and voters.

Assistance Provided
  • Licensing your dog
  • Purchasing a beach sticker
  • Purchasing a disposal sticker
  • Applying for a marriage license

Census Information
In early January you will be receiving a local 2016 Town Census form.  Please fill out this form and return it to the Town Clerk's office as soon as possible.  The Census is very important to our community. 

Every ten (10) years you will receive a Federal Census form.