Elections/Voter Information

May 11, 2021 Annual Town Election

Nomination Papers are available now at the Town Clerk's Office, call ahead and we will meet you outside the lower Ryder St. door.

See the seats open here

See this important time table for the Town Election calendar.

November 3, 2020 Presidential Election


Voting Day - 7:00 am - 8:00 pm - Polling Times

Town Hall Auditorium

Completed absentee ballots can still be dropped off at the Official Ballot Drop Box at the Ryder Street Entrance to Town Hall.   Track My Ballot

Check registration status

Specimen Ballots SAMPLE BALLOT (PDF)

Voter Registration

You can become a registered voter in the Town of Provincetown in a number of ways:

  • Come in to the Town Clerk’s Office and complete a Voter Registration Application;
  • Contact the Town Clerk’s Office and request that we mail you a Voter Registration Application, which you can then complete and mail back or drop off in the Town Clerk’s Office;
  • Register to Vote Online: To submit an online application, you must have a valid driver’s license, learner’s permit, or non-driver ID issued by the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV). You must also have a signature on file with the RMV. If you don not have an RMVID, you can still use the online system to create an application. PRINT and sign the completed form, and then mail it to the Town Clerk’s Office.
  • Request a Voter Registration Form through the Elections Division in the Secretary of State’s Office (PDF).
  • Register at the Registry of Motor Vehicles. Keep your motor voter receipt until you receive confirmation from the Town Clerk. If you do not receive any confirmation, please contact the town Clerk’s Office to verify your voting status.

Absentee Voting

You may vote by absentee ballot in the Town Clerk’s Office if you will be absent from Provincetown on election day, and/or have a physical disability that prevents your voting at the polling place, and/or cannot vote at the polls due to religious beliefs.

Absentee ballot requests must be received by noon on the business day before the election.
You can also vote absentee by mail. Download and complete the Absentee Ballot Application (PDF) or apply in writing to the Town Clerk and include your:

  • name,
  • address as registered,
  • address where you wish the absentee ballot sent,
  • the date of the election in which you would like an absentee ballot,
  • in a primary, the party ballot you want, and your signature.

Whichever method you choose, the application must be made in writing and signed. You can mail or Fax your request to the Town Clerk’s Office. You can either have an absentee ballot mailed to you or you can vote absentee over the counter in the Town Clerk’s Office.

If voting absentee by mail, you may return your completed absentee ballot by mail or you or a family member may hand-deliver it to the Town Clerk’s Office. If mailing your ballot, please make sure to include the proper postage. To be counted, a completed ballot must be received by the time the polls close on Election Day to be counted.

See voter information to determine your voter status in Provincetown.

Past Town Election Results

Past State Election Results

Campaign Finance Reports

Changes to the Massachusetts Campaign Finance Law mandate that local election officials make available online their Campaign Finance Reports if $1,000 is raised or spent in a reporting period. Below are individuals whose campaign fundraising require that their financial reports appear online: