Voter Information

Early Voting:

Early voting will be available for the 2023 General Election from October 28 through November 5, 2023. For more information, including where to vote, go to the Dutchess County Board of Elections Website.

General Election:

Is always held the first Tuesday of the month of November.
2023 General Election - Tuesday, November 7, 2023

NY State Board of Elections 2023 Political Calendar:

PDF Link

Absentee Voting:

The New York State Board of Elections has created an absentee ballot application web portal that allows all registered voters to apply for an absentee ballot. The web portal is live at, and features all of the information you'll need to vote (qualifications, applications, deadlines, how to cast your ballot, etc.).

Voter Eligibility & Requirements:

New York State Board of Elections

Voter Registration Image of Application

Register to Vote

You can now Register to Vote Online in New York State. In addition, voter registration forms are available at the Town Clerk's Office. They can also be downloaded in English (PDF) or Spanish (PDF). The registration form must be completed and mailed to the Dutchess County Board of Elections.

  • Dutchess County Board of Elections
         112 Delafield Street
         Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
  • Phone: 845-486-2473
  • Fax: 845-486-2483

More Information

For more information, please go to the Dutchess County Board of Elections website.