Elections

November 3, 2020 State General & Municipal Election

The State General & Municipal Election will be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. The election will take place at Bath Middle School (6 Old Brunswick Road, Bath) between the hours of 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Please direct questions to the City Clerk’s office at (207) 443-8332.

Registrar of Voters

City Council Nomination Papers

Absentee Voting

Voting Information and Maps


Registrar of Voters

The Registrar of Voters for the City of Bath is located in the City Clerk’s Office on the first floor of City Hall, 55 Front Street. The Registrar is open from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Registrar will process change of addresses, change of name and changes in political parties.

In order to register to vote, you must bring identification and something that shows a current address. A driver's license or state identification card with the current address meets both criteria, otherwise, a checkbook or bill addressed to the applicant at the current address along with a social security card, birth certificate, or hunting/fishing license will suffice.


City Council Nomination Papers Available June 30

Nomination papers for the following positions will be available on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 through Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at the City Clerk’s Office, 55 Front Street, Bath:

  • City Councilor Ward One - Term to expire December 2023
  • City Councilor Ward Six - Term to expire December 2023
  • City Councilor At Large - Term to expire December 2022
  • City Councilor At Large - Term to expire December 2023

Please call (207) 443-8332 to schedule an appointment to pick up nomination papers.

These nomination papers can be filed with the City Clerk NO EARLIER than 8:30 AM on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 and NO LATER than 4:30 PM on Tuesday, August 18, 2020.


Absentee Ballots

The state law permits absentee ballots to be cast at any election by any voter who properly requests one. Absentee ballots for the November 3, 2020 Election will become available and will be provided to voters beginning in early October. Click Here to view the State of Maine's absentee voting guide.

Request an Absentee Ballot

You may use one of the following methods to request your absentee ballot:

  • Fill out an absentee ballot request form and drop off or mail it to the Bath City Clerk's Office (55 Front Street, Bath ME 04530). 
  • Make an absentee ballot request over the phone - call the City Clerk's Office at (207) 443-8332.
  • Request your ballot electronically using the Secretary of State's online absentee ballot request service. 

If an absentee ballot is returned by another immediate family member, the other immediate family member must also sign the application or written request indicating they returned the ballot. The family member must state his/her relationship to the voter.


Voting Information and Maps

Federal and State Voter Information Lookup

Ward Maps

State of Maine Election Laws

Division of Elections & Administrative Procedure Act

55 Front Street
Bath,
ME
04530
Fax: 207-443-8333

Monday - Friday
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
City Clerk
Darci Wheeler
Deputy Clerk
Maureen Craney