The Union County Board of Elections has announced that Rahway’s secure ballot drop box, located next to the Recreation Center (275 E. Milton Ave.) is now accepting completed vote-by-mail ballots. Rahway voters may drop their ballots in this or 24 additional drop boxes conveniently located throughout Union County. To view the locations of the drop boxes, visit

This year, Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi is NOT mailing ballots to every voter.  Ballots are being mailed to all voters who are on the “All Future Elections” list.  The first mailing is approximately 35,000 ballots.  Every ballot thereafter will be sent to voters who request one.

Voters who wish to vote by mail in the 2021 Primary Election – scheduled for Tuesday, June 8 – may request a ballot by visiting or by calling (908) 527-4996 no later than June 1. Voters wishing to obtain a mail-in ballot in person have until 3 pm on June 7.