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Voter Registration
About Registration
City elections are held on the second Tuesday in April. City residents register only once for all local, state, and federal elections.

Requirements to Vote
  • You must be at least 18 years old by Election Day.
  • You must be a U.S. citizen.
  • You must have established residency in the city for at least 24 days prior to the election.
  • Register here

Request an Absentee Ballot
You can request to have an absentee ballot be sent to your home. To request an absentee ballot for city elections, please contact the City Secretary's Office at (302) 366-7000 or email .

You may stop by the office between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, where you may vote in person and have your ballot notarized.

More Information
For further information, you may call the New Castle County Department of Elections at (302) 577-3464. If you have specific questions about city elections, you may call the city secretary's office at (302) 366-7000.