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We direct all municipal, state, and federal elections within Boston. We also register voters, conduct an annual listing of Boston residents, and educate the public on the importance of voting.

Our department ensures that elections are properly managed and conducted in accordance with City, state, and federal laws.

Preliminary Municipal election Sept. 26

Polling locations across the City open from 7 a.m. - 8 p.m. You can check your voter status and polling location through the links below. Not sure what City Council district you live in? You can find that information through our City Council district map.

check your status

Where do I vote?

1 City Hall Square, Room 241
Boston, MA 02201
United States
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

News and Announcements

Latest news
Election Department certifies candidates for Municipal Election
Jun 5

Election Department certifies candidates for Municipal Election

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Elections Department raises awareness about City’s Annual Census

Mayor Martin J. Walsh
Nov 9

Mayor Walsh issues statements on ballot questions 2 and 5

Mayor's Office
Photo of 'I Voted' buttons
Nov 7

City announces preparations for general election, early voting stats

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