Elections and Voter Registration
Voter Registrations: Any Hudson resident, who is at least 18 years old, may register to vote in person at the Town Clerk's Office during regular office hours, 8:00am-4:30pm Monday through Friday. You must bring a photo ID and proof of residency and/or citizenship. If you do not have evidence of residency or citizenship, you will be required to sign either a Domicile Affidavit or a Citizenship Affidavit. Please call the Town Clerk's Office if you have any questions on the type of documentation required (886-6003).
Deadline to Register to Vote: New Hampshire does not permit anyone to register to vote during the ten days prior to an election. This allows the Town Clerk & Supervisors of the Checklist time to prepare the checklists that will be used at the elections. Eligible voters may register to vote with the Supervisors of the Checklist at the polls on Election Day.
Change in Party Affiliation: Registered voters may change their party affiliation for the state primary elections up to the day before the filing period opens. He/she must appear in person at the Town Clerk's Office during regular office hours to request a change in party affiliation and will be asked to provide identification. Any person may change party registration at any primary, upon oath or affirmation to the same effect, but he shall not be permitted to vote the ballot of any party at such primary (RSA 654:34(b)).
ABSENTEE BALLOT APPLICATION
College students who are registered to vote in Hudson Town/School elections may request an absentee ballot by completing the Absentee Ballot Request form and mailing it to the Town Clerk's Office, 12 School Street, Hudson, NH 03051 or faxing it to 603-816-1292. Please include a copy of your NH Driver's License with your application.
Registered voters who will be away during State Elections may request an absentee ballot by completing the Application for State Election Absentee Ballot form and mailing it to the Town Clerk's Office, 12 School Street, Hudson, NH 03051 or faxing it to 603-816-1292.
IMPORTANT ELECTION DATES/DEADLINES:
Town Election Filing Period: Wednesday, January 25, through Friday, February 3, 2017.
Town Deliberative Session: Saturday, February 4, 2017, 9:00 a.m.
School Deliberative Session: Saturday, February 11, 2017, 9:00 a.m.
Deadline to Register to Vote for Town Elections: March 3, 2017
Supervisors of the Checklist Session: Saturday, March 4, 2017, 11:00-11:30 a.m.
Annual Town/School District Elections: Tuesday, March 14, 2017
All elections are held at the Hudson Community Center, 12 Lions Ave, Hudson. Traffic & Parking map
Polls are open from 7:00am – 8:00pm