Attention college students who are registered to vote in Wilton:  If you are not going to be in town on Election Day, Nov. 8, you can apply for an absentee ballot application at the town clerk’s office or download it from the town website and send it to the town clerk. (For questions, call 203.563.0106.)

The address for the Wilton town clerk’s office is:

Wilton Town Hall
238 Danbury Road
Wilton, CT 06897

To Vote by Absentee Ballot in Connecticut

Absentee ballots are available for any election, primary or referendum. Registered voters must complete an application to receive the ballot and submit the application to the town clerk of the town where the voter resides.

Who may vote by absentee ballot?

Registered voters who:

  • are ill or physically disabled
  • serving in the military
  • will be out of town on Election Day
  • serve as poll workers in polling places other than their own
  • whose religion forbids secular activity on election day.

How do I apply to vote by absentee ballot?

You can obtain an application from any town clerk’s office. Complete the form and return it to the town clerk’s office. After the completed application is received, the absentee ballot will be sent to you at the address specified on the application. Absentee ballots are sent out four weeks before an election. In order for your vote to count, the completed absentee ballot must be received in the town clerk’s office by Election Day.

After the ballots become available, you may also appear at the town clerk’s office in person, show identification, complete the application, and cast your ballot.

If you have questions about this process, please contact Wilton’s town clerk at 203.563.0106.

Can I download an application online?

Yes, if you visit the CT Secretary of the State’s website, you can download an application, print it out, sign it, and send it to the town clerk in the town where you reside. You can also download it from the Town of Wilton website.

Your ballot will be sent to the address specified on the application in the appropriate space. Additional information about the absentee voting process is available at the Secretary of the State’s website or by calling 860.509.6100.

Please make sure to leave plenty of time to return the ballot to the town clerk by Election Day. For additional information, contact:

Legislation and Elections Administration Division Secretary of the State’s Office
30 Trinity Street
Hartford, CT 06106
860.509.6100