Register to Vote

Visit the RI Secretary of State's web site for information on how to register to vote.

Voter Information

Visit the RI Secretary of State's online Voter Information Center to view and update your voter record including changing your party affiliation, view a list of your current elected officials, and find your polling place.


Election Results

Visit the State's Board of Elections website to view the most up to date election results.

Local Voting Information

There will be a State Special Election on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 to vote on state bond referendum questions. All voting will be held at the Community Recreation Center, 30 St. Dominic Savio Road, Wakefield. The poll will be open from 7 AM to 8 PM. Please bring identification and wear a mask to protect yourself and others. 

Mail ballot applications for this election have been sent to voters by the Secretary of State. The deadline to apply for a mail ballot is Tuesday, February 9th at 4 PM. 
Completed applications should be mailed back to the state in the postage prepaid envelope provided.  If you did not receive a mail ballot application from the State and wish to apply for one, forms are available outside the Town Hall or downloaded here. Completed forms may be placed in the white drop box in front of Town Hall or mailed to the Board of Canvassers, 180 High Street, Wakefield, RI 02879. Ballots will be mailed directly to you by the Secretary of State's Office.

Voted mail ballots may be placed in the Board of Elections Official Mail Ballot Drop Box in front of Town Hall,
or mailed back to the state in the postage prepaid envelope provided. 

Emergency voting will be held at the Town Hall Communications Building from Wednesday, February 10th through Monday, March 1st from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. Please bring identification and wear a mask. 

Please Note: the Town Hall remains closed to the public, however voter registration forms and mail ballot applications are available outside the Town Hall; completed forms may be placed in the white drop box at the entrance to the building.   

For additional information, the Town's Canvassing office can be reached at 789-9331 ext. 1231, Monday through Friday from 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.