Elections & Voting

State Primary - September 6, 2022

Democratic Party - sample ballot

Republican Party - sample ballot

In-Person Early Voting - at Town Hall (see the Town Clerk)

Saturday, August 27: 9:00 to 11:00 am, and 3:00 to 5:00 pm *

Monday, August 29: 10 am to 8 pm

Wednesday, August 31: 10 am to 4 pm

Thursday: September 1: 10 am to 4 pm

Voter Registration Deadline: Saturday, August 27, 2002 *

  • Click here to register to vote through the Secretary of State’s website. You will receive a confirmation in the mail from your Town Clerk when your registration is processed.
  • You can also register in-person during regular office hours, and during the special Saturday hours listed above. 

Vote By Mail application

  • All registered voters will receive a vote-by-mail request form in the mail in July. You can also access a form here.
  • Your application must be received by 5 pm, Monday, August 29.
  • Ballots must be returned by the close of polls on election day. 
  • A new option, accessible vote-by-mail is available for people who cannot mark a paper ballot because of disability. 

State Election - November 8, 2022

In-Person Early Voting - at Town Hall (see the Town Clerk)

Sunday, October 23: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Monday, October 24: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm

Wednesday, October 26: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm 

Thursday, October 27: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Saturday, October 29: 9:00 to 11:00 am, and 3:00 to 5:00 pm *

Monday, October 31: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm

Wednesday, November 2: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm 

Thursday, November 3: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Voter Registration Deadline: Saturday, October 29, 2002 *

  • Click here to register to vote through the Secretary of State’s website. You will receive a confirmation in the mail from your Town Clerk when your registration is processed.
  • You can also register in-person during regular office hours, and during the special Saturday hours listed above. 

Vote By Mail application

  • All registered voters will receive a vote-by-mail request form in the mail in July and those who have not responded will receive another in September. You can also access a form here.
  • Your application must be received by 5 pm, Tuesday, November 1, 2022.
  • Ballots must be postmarked by Election Day and can be received through 5 pm on Saturday, November 12, 2002. 

Town Caucus & Town Election 2022

Town Caucus: March 15, 2022 View the results here

Annual Town Meeting: Saturday, May 7, 2022 View the minutes and summary here

Town Election: Saturday, May 7, 2022 View the results here

Voter Registration

Check your voter registration status.

  • Online - Click here to register through the Secretary of State’s voter registration website. You will receive a confirmation in the mail when your registration is processed.
  • By Mail - Click here to download a registration form that can be printed and mailed to the Town Clerk. You can also call the Town Clerk to have a form mailed to you.
  • In Person - You can register at Town Hall during open hours or you may contact the Town Clerk to make an appointment.

Make sure you complete your town census every year to remain an active voter in Ashfield. Blank town census forms can be downloaded and printed here and then returned to the Town Clerk.

Past Elections

For information and elections results for local, state and federal elections in Ashfield including primaries, click here

For information and results on town caucuses in prior years, click here

Another source of election and voter information is the Massachusetts Elections website.

If you are looking for elections-related information that you cannot find on this page, please contact the Town Clerk at (413) 628-4441 Ext: 5 or by email at TownClerk@Ashfield.org.