Elections & Voting

Take me to:
                                current election schedule and ballots and results
                               register to vote or update voter information
                               request an absentee ballot
                                election results
                               polling locations and hours
                               who are my representative and senators?

Current election schedule and ballots and results 

There is no election on November 2, 2021

2021 Election Schedule:
March 2, 2021 Town Meeting RESULTS                 Ballot

Please be aware that the City Clerk's office will close at noon the day prior to any election so that staff may prepare for the election.

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Register to vote or update voter information

How do I get registered to vote in South Burlington? 


  • Go on line to the Secretary of State's website and register on-line at https://olvr.vermont.gov/
  • OR stop by the clerk's office to fill out an  application
  • OR call the office to have the  application mailed to you
  • Or fill out the voter application and return to the City Clerk's office
  • Plus: You are automatically put on South Burlington's voter list when you visit DMV unless you opt out of the automatic enrollment
Update voter information by visiting the My Voter Page at the Secretary of State's office at https://mvp.vermont.gov/.  

Election Day Voter Registration is available for all elections in the City.  However, in order to make your election day experience less stressful it is recommended that you verify your voting status in the City prior to Election Day.

No matter how you register you should receive confirmation in the mail from the Clerk's office once your application is processed. If you don't receive confirmation within 2 weeks of registering, please call the office at 846-4105.

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Absentee ballots and early voting

Absentee Ballot (or Early Voting) Information:

  • Absentee ballots for annual meetings are available at least 20 days prior to the election.
  • Absentee ballots for presidential primary (March), state primary (August) and general (November) elections are available 45 days prior to the election.  However if the City is having a special election in August or November those City ballots may not be ready until somewhere between 20 -30 days prior to the election due to state laws.
  • absentee ballot request form
  • The federal voting laws have changed and ballots will be ready 45 days prior to the election for absentee voting for federal and state elections only.  For local elections absentees are generally available 20 -30 days prior to the election day.  The absentee ballot request form is good for only 1 year.  
  • The City is unable to keep an absentee list from year to year per state law.  Each year a new request must be made for any or all elections for that current calendar year.
  • Early voting in the Clerk's office will end at noon the day before every election to give the clerk's staff the time to process the early ballots and prepare for the election
  • Early voting ballots may be returned by mailing to 180 Market st, coming into City Hall or by using our 24/7 drop box located near the main entrance to City Hall.
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                                    Election Results
Current ballots to past ballots as far as 1990 are now word searchable and posted on the web .  Click here to access the ballots.

  • Guide to City Representatives and Chittenden County in Senators serving in Montpelier(download document below)
  • Find your polling district and location (downloadable district map and street-by-street list below)
  • Sample ballots will be posted on this web-site as they become available. (See Below)

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                                           Polling location information

Polling locations - Find your polling location by your street address
Map of polling districts - Revised map of new polling districts

Polls are open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the following locations for all elections:
District 7-1            Orchard School  - Baldwin Ave
District 7-2            F.H. Tuttle Middle School - Dorset St
District 7-3            F.H. Tuttle Middle School - Dorset St
District 7-4            Chamberlin School  -  White St
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                               Who are my representatives and senators?

List of representatives and senators                                                                                                                      return to top