Primary Election Petitions

PRIMARY ELECTION PETITIONS

PETITIONS FOR DEMOCRATIC/REPUBLICAN COUNTY COMMITTEE

In accordance with Executive Order of the Governor 216, and in an effort to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, candidates for Democratic and Republican County Committee seats now have the option to file petitions electronically. Those wishing to file electronic petitions must go to the City Clerk’s webpage, (www.jerseycitynj.gov/cityclerk) click on the tab entitled “Primary Election Petitions” and follow the instructions contained therein.

Paper petitions are still available in the Office of the City Clerk. Those wishing to obtain paper petitions should call 201-547-5185 or email msandkamp@jcnj.org.

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