Chester Township
1 Parker Road
Chester, New Jersey 07930

Ballot Position Drawing Changed to Thursday, April 9th

Due to the recently enacted bill S-1982, County and Municipal Clerk drawings for ballot positions for Primary Election candidates will occur on Thursday, April 9th at 3:00pm.

The duties and responsibilities of the Municipal Clerk are established by N.J.S.A. 40A:9-133

  1. Secretary to the Municipal Corporation
  2. Secretary to the Governing Body
  3. Chief Administrative Officers of all Elections
  4. Chief Registrar of Voters
  5. Administrative Officer
  6. Records Coordinator & Manager and Custodian of All Government Records
  7. Other duties imposed by state statutes and regulations or municipal ordinances or regulations
Recently,  Chester Township received a Public Protection Classification Summary Report. We invite residents to forward this information to their insurance carriers as this may be helpful in reducing homeowner insurance rates. Please see the below Forms for the ‘Fire Protection Classification Report,’ and the ‘Fire Company Apparatus List’ .



Legalized Games of Chance – Raffle/Bingo
The Legalized Games of Chance Control Commission oversees the operation of games conducted pursuant to the Bingo and Raffle Licensing laws by approximately 12,000 charitable, education, religious, patriotic, public-spirited organizations and senior citzen associations and clubs currently registered to conduct legalized games of change, such as bingo games and raffles throughout the state. For more information, rules and forms click on their website above.


Morris County Elections Board
Morris County Election Center – Voter Guide, Important Election Dates & Deadlines, School Election Dates & Information, Poll Worker Information, Voter Registration Application Form, Voter Change of Party Affiliation Form. For election information please click on their above website.