Maria R. Guastella, Comm. John W. Zaccone, Comm. Don Bosco, Chief Clerk Anthony Andruilli, Deputy Chief Clerk
The Board of Elections in the City of New York is an administrative body of ten Commissioners, two from each borough upon recommendation by both political parties and then appointed by the City Council for a term of four years. The Commissioners appoint a bipartisan staff to oversee the daily activities of its main and five borough offices.
The Board is responsible under New York State Election Law for the following:
Voter registration, outreach and processing
Maintain and update voter records
Processing and verification of candidate petitions/documents
Campaign finance disclosures of candidates and campaign committees
Recruiting, training and assigning the various Election Day officers to conduct elections
Operate poll site locations
Maintain, repair, setup and deploy the Election Day operation equipment
Ensure each voter their right to vote at the polls or by absentee ballot
Canvassing and certification of the vote
Voter education, notification and dissemination of election information
Preparation of maps of various political subdivisions.
The NYC Board of Elections launched its new mobile web app nyc.pollsitelocator.com which can be viewed on iPhone, Android, Blackberry, Windows Phone and other mobile devices to help you find your poll site quickly and easily. We ask that you use this application only for the most up to date poll site location information from the Board of Elections in the City of New York.
GET YOUR VOTER REGISTRATION STATUS The New York State (NYS) Board of Elections maintains a database of registered voters throughout NYS, including for NYC. To find out if you are registered, visit 'http://voterlookup.elections.state.ny.us'
Please note, the link above takes you link outside of the New York City Board of Elections Website. The NYC Board of Elections does not imply approval of the listed destinations, warrant the accuracy of any information set out in those destinations, or endorse any opinions expressed therein.
Like NYC Board of Elections, all other web sites operate under the auspices and at the direction of their respective owners, who should be contacted directly with questions regarding the content of these sites.
You can also check your voter registration status by calling 1.866.VOTE-NYC (1.866.868.3692).