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Cape May County - Primary Election, June 8, 2021

The primary election will determine party candidates for Governor, N.J. Senate, N.J. General Assembly and Cape May County Board of Commissioners.

May 18 Voter Registration Deadline for Primary Election (21 days before election) N.J.S.A. 19:31-6

May 18 Mandated Evening Voter Registration Available for Primary Election in Offices of County Commissioners of Registration (optional for Municipal Clerk) (21 days before election) N.J.S.A. 19:31-2

May 25 Deadline for Filing of Challenger Appointments for Primary Election (second Tuesday preceding election) N.J.S.A. 19:7-3

May 30 – June 5 Publication of Notice of Primary Election by County Boards of Election (once during the calendar week prior to election) N.J.S.A. 19:12-7

June 1 Deadline to apply for a Mail-In Ballot by Mail for Primary Election (not less than 7 days prior to election) N.J.S.A. 19:63-3

June 2 Mailing of Sample Ballots for Primary Election (on or before 12 noon on Wednesday preceding election) N.J.S.A. 19:23-34

June 4 Deadline for Application to Receive Primary Election Mail-In Ballots by Electronic Means for Qualified Overseas Civilian and Military Voters (4th day before election) N.J.S.A. 19:59-4

June 7 – by 3:00 p.m. Deadline for In-Person Mail-In Ballot Applications for Primary Election (up to 3:00 p.m. on the day before election) N.J.S.A. 19:63-3

June 7 Publication of Challenge and Complaint Procedures for Primary Election by County Boards of Election (1 day before election) N.J.S.A. 19:12-9

June 8 Primary Election Day (Tuesday after first Monday in June) N.J.S.A. 19:2-1, N.J.S.A. 19:23-40


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