Elections/Voter Information

See voter information to determine your voter status in Provincetown.

Up-Coming Elections

See the Results to the March 3, 2020 Presidential Primary (PDF)

Annual Town Election - May 12, 2020 (Voter Registration Deadline: April 22, 2020)
Election Calendar (PDF)
Terms Due to Expire (PDF)
Nomination Papers Available for May 12, 2020 Town Election (PDF)
See who has pulled papers (PDF)

State Primary - September 1, 2020 (Voter Registration Deadline: August 12, 2020)

Presidential Election - November 3, 2020 (Voter Registration Deadline: October 14, 2020)
Early Voting: October 19 - October 30, 2020

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 RMV ID, 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.

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: