Election Board

Location

50 Rancocas Road
1st Floor
Mount Holly, NJ 08060

Commissioners:

Joseph P. Dugan, Chairperson

George Nyikita, Secretary

William Layton, Member

Reva Foster, Member

Administrators:

Linda Hughes, Republican Administrator

Claudia Castro, Democratic Administrator

About the Board

The Board of Elections is pleased to work cooperatively with the County Clerk and the Superintendent of Elections to provide for a fair and voter-friendly atmosphere for each and every election in Burlington County. 

Feel free to contact us with your inquiries, especially those regarding polling places, and the opportunity to serve as a poll worker. 

The Board of Elections has jurisdiction over the following aspects of elections




  • Recruiting, training, supervising and appointing a sufficient number of District Board workers to staff all 365 polling districts in Burlington County.
  • Receiving, canvassing and counting paper ballots such as vote-by-mail and provisional ballots.
  • Issuing challenger permits and badges to eligible voters.
  • Certifying and inspecting polling places for accessibility and compliance with the American with Disabilities Act.
  • Maintaining vote-by-mail applications
  • Redistricting of municipalities and elections districts when appropriate. Filing maps and the legal boundary descriptions of the election districts with the Attorney General’s Office.
  • Legal advertising
  • Recounting election results (done by court order only)

Board Workers

People are always needed to work on election day for processing voters who come to the polling place to vote. By law, board workers must be registered to vote and either be Democrat or Republican.

An unaffiliated voter may declare their party and then be eligible to work as a board worker. Training is mandatory and a board worker must be re-certified every 2 years. Board workers are paid for each election day.

To apply, fill out and return the Board Worker Application (PDF) or call the Board of Elections at 609-265-5062 or 609-265-5161.

PUBLIC NOTICE

Burlington County Board of Elections Scheduled Meetings

Address of Meetings:
Board of Elections Office | 50 Rancocas Road First Floor | Mt. Holly, NJ
May 12, 202011:00 AMMunicipal Election
June 2, 202011:00 AM
July 7, 202011:00 AMPrimary Election
September 8, 202011:00 AM
September 29, 202011:00 AMPossible Special School Election
October 13, 202011:00 AM
November 3, 202011:00 PMGeneral Election
December 8, 202011:00 AMPossible Special School Election
January 26, 202111:00 AMPossible Special School Election
February 19, 202111:00 AMDay before Fire District Election
March 9, 202111:00 AMReorganization Meeting / Possible Special School Election
OFFICIAL ACTION MAY BE TAKEN
Newspapers have been notified.


(possible Special School Election)