The Colchester Annual Town and School District Meeting will take place Monday, March 4, 2019, 7 PM, at Colchester High School's Performing Arts Center. Sign-in starts at 6:30 PM. Join us for the annual free community dinner that starts at 5:30 PM in the Colchester High School Cafeteria. Our legislators will be on hand to discuss priorities for the new legislative session and will answer your questions about local issues.
Absentee Voting starts, Wednesday, February 13th, during regular business hours, 7:30am to 4:30pm. Absentee voting will continue every Monday through Friday during those hours. The last day to cast your absentee vote in the Town Clerk's Office is Monday, March 4th at 4:30pm. Please see information below to requesting in other ways.
Voter Information & Registration
Beginning January 1, 2017 eligible persons may register to vote any day up to and including the day of election. The easiest method is through the State of Vermont Online Voter Registration portal. Visit the portal and get more information by clicking on the “Vermont Online Voter Registration” link at the left.
If you do not have internet access, you may register at the Town Clerk’s Office during regular business hours or on Election Day at the polling location, Colchester High School. If you have not voted in Vermont before, you must take the Voter’s Oath.
If you are unable to cast your vote on Election Day, you may vote by early or absentee ballot. The easiest method is to request the ballot is through the State of Vermont, “My Voter Page”. The link to the left will bring you to the internet website where you can log into your personal voting page and request an absentee ballot be sent via US mail. Please be sure to allow enough time for mail transit; the Clerks are not responsible for delayed or misdirected mail.
If you do not have internet access, you may request by phone (802-264-5520) or apply in person at the Town Clerk’s Office during regular business hours. An authorized person (such as a spouse) may apply for an early voter/absentee ballot on behalf of such a voter, as well.
- District 9-1 - (Comprised of the area east of I-89, the west side of I-89 north of the Malletts Creek inlet and excluding the south side of Blakely Road)
- District 9-2 - (Comprised of the area west of I-89 south of the Malletts Creek inlet, including the south side of Blakely Road)
- 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Colchester High School (For both voting districts)
131 Laker Lane (Off Blakely Road)
Colchester, VT 05446
When entering Laker Lane, please drive to the rear parking lot, as it is closest to the voting location. See the map below for more information: