Town of West Bath, Maine  

(207) 443-4342 / Fax (207) 443-3256


General Elections
are the 1st Tuesday of every November.

Primary Elections
are every even year on the 2nd Tuesday of June.
Referendum Elections
are held concurrently with either General or Primary.
West Bath Municipal Elections are held along with November's election. West Bath Referendum elections may be scheduled to occur either with the November or June State elections. The West Bath School Budget Validation Referendum is held along with the June election.
The Town may call a Special Town Meeting/Special Election for any date. Who can register and vote in Maine? To register, you must be a United States citizen, at least 17 years of age, and have established a fixed principal home in Maine.

To vote in a Referendum or General Election, you must be registered in the community where you reside, and be at least 18 years of age. A 17 year old may vote in a Primary Election, if that person will be 18 by the General Election.
How do I register to vote? You fill out a voter registration card. See the sample card and instructions below.
Where do I go to register? You can register to vote at your town office or city hall, through any Motor Vehicle branch office, in most state/federal social service agencies, or at voter registration drives. Completed voter registration cards may be hand delivered or mailed to your town office or city hall, or sent to the Secretary of State's Office in Augusta. You may register to vote at the polls on election day with identification and proof of residency.
Is there a deadline for registering? There is no cut-off date for registering to vote in person at your town office or city hall. To register to vote by mail or through a voter registration drive, registration must be received by close of business on the 21st day before the election. To change your political party you must enroll at least 15 days prior to the primary election to participate.
Town of West Bath - (207 ) 443-4342 / Fax (207) 443-3256