Voter Information

The 2021 Town Meeting will be held by Australian ballot on Tuesday, March 2nd.

Selectboard Informational Meeting: Monday, March 1, 2021 to be held remotely. Information about how to attend online or by phone to be posted later.

Voter Registration:  If you are not already registered in Essex, you may print and fill out this application and either mail the completed form to 81 Main Street or leave in drop box at town office.  New Vermont residents must provide proof of residence (see instructions on form).  You can also register online at  or at the polling place for same day registration. All that is required for voter registration is your VT driver’s license number, or if you do not have a VT driver’s license, the last four digits of your social security number.

Early/Absentee Ballots Requests and Deadline:  Early/Absentee ballots may be requested online at  or email The town clerk’s office is closed to the public so there will be no in-office early voting.  All early/absentee ballots must be returned to the clerk’s office by Monday, March 1st or delivered directly to the polling place before the close of polls on March 2nd.

For detailed information please visit the Town Meeting page