Registrars of Voters
Republican Registrar: Barbara T. Deschaine
Republican Deputy Registrar: Cathleen M. Paskus
Democratic Deputy Registrar: Joan M. Bachand
Voters may also register at the Town Clerk's Office during Town Hall business hours: Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Friday 8:30am - 12:00pm
The Town of Plymouth, per Connecticut statutes, uses the Federal guidelines and application form for voter registration purposes.
To summarize those requirements, in order to register to vote in the Town of Plymouth, you must:
- be a United States Citizen
- be a resident of the Town of Plymouth
- be at least 17 years old (you must be 18 to vote)
Registration forms may be picked up and returned, or mailed in to the Registrar, at:
Registrar of Voters
Address: Town Hall 80 Main Street Terryville, CT 06786
Or, you may pick up and/or drop off registration forms at any Department of Motor Vehicles office or Public Library. The registration form must also be used to change your name and/or address on your current registration, or to enroll in or change your party affiliation.
If you work or are out of town during regular business hours, you can be made a voter in any Connecticut city/town for the city/town you live in. (Cross-town registration).
Mailed in registration applications must be postmarked by October 31, 2017 for the applicant to be entitled to vote in the November 7, 2017 election. If you move to a different Connecticut town, you must register in your new town.
Special Voter Registration Sessions
The Registrars of Voters will hold special registration sessions in the Registrars Office, lower level of the Plymouth Town Hall on the following dates and times indicated. Contact the Registrars of Voters or Town Clerk for additional information. Corrections to your information can also be made at these sessions.
Tuesday October 31, 2017, 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Seventh Day before election day registration session at the Plymouth Town Hall Registrar's Office in the Lower Level of the building. Applicants MUST appear in person.
Voter Registration Deadlines, in general, are:
Primary: Registration form must be received and approved by the Registrars of Voters by 12:00 noon on the last business day before the primary.
Election: Completed mail-in registration forms must be postmarked or received in person by the registrar 7 days before election day (October 31, 2017). Election day is the first Tuesday, after the first Monday in November.
Although the deadline for registration to vote in the November 7, 2017 election is 7 days prior to the election, persons who attain their eligibility to register after that date may do so. Therefore, if a person becomes 18 years of age, a citizen or a resident of the town after the 7 day cut-off, such person may apply in the office on a daily basis until 12:00 noon the Monday before election, at the office of the Registrars of Voters or Town Clerk.
If you are unable to register prior to the registration deadlines for new voters at an election, you may be able to register and vote on election day in the Registrars of Voters Office (downstairs in the Plymouth Town Hall), 80 Main St., Terryville.
Applications from servicemen and persons out of the country may be received prior to 5:00 p.m. the Monday before election.
For further information, call the Registrar's Office at 585-4033.