Everything you need to know to cast a ballot on Election Day.
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When is the primary election?
Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 2. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Where do I vote?
Information for this guide was compiled from the Massachusetts Secretary of Commonwealth's website: www.sec.state.ma.us.
You can find your voting location by entering your home address here. You can also find your voting location by contacting your municipal clerk (find a list of municipal clerks here).
Can I vote by absentee ballot?
The deadline to obtain an absentee ballot was noon on Monday, Nov. 1. You must submit your ballot by mail or in person to the election office by 8 p.m. on the day of the election. Read more about absentee ballots.
Who are the candidates?
Use Boston.com's voter guide to find the races and candidates on your ballot.
Do I need to bring an ID?
While most voters will not be asked to show an ID, you may be asked to provide identification if you are listed as an inactive voter. Election wardens may also perform random checks.