Bureau of Elections/Voter Registration

Perform all work necessary relative to the conduct of primary and general elections. Process voter registration applications and maintain the County's voter registration files.

Fee schedule as follows:    Effective immediately

 

 
Hard Copies  $ .25 per sheet 

Scanned or emailed

$ .50 per sheet

Labels (Avery 5160's) to be provided to our offfice

$1.70 per sheet (30 records/page)

2017 Pennsylvania Elections Important Dates to Remember
First day to circulate and file nomination petitions  February 14 
Last day to circulate and file nomination petitions March 7 
First day to circulate and file nomination papers March 8 
Last day for withdrawal by candidates who filed nomination petitions  March 22
Last day to REGISTER before the primary April 17
Last day to apply for a civilian absentee ballot May 9
Last day for County Board of Elections to receive voted civilian absentee ballots May 12
MUNICIPAL PRIMARY May 16
First day to REGISTER after primary May 17
Last day for County Board of Elections to receive voted military and overseas absentee ballots (submitted for delivery no later than 11:59 P.M. on May 15) May 23
Last day to circulate and file nomination papers August 1
Last day for withdrawal by candidates nominated by nomination papers August 8
Last day for withdrawal by candidates nominated at the primary August 14
Last day to REGISTER before the November election October 10
Last day to apply for a civilian absentee ballot October 31
Last day for County Boards of Elections to receive voted civilian absentee ballots November 3
MUNICIPAL ELECTION November 7
First day to REGISTER after November election November 8
Last day for County Board of Elections to receive voted military and overseas absentee ballots (submitted for delivery no later than 11:59 P.M. on November 6) November 14

Note: All dates above are subject to change without notice.

Additional Information

First day to circulate nomination petitions is the thirteenth Tuesday prior to the primary. Last day to circulate and file nomination petitions is the tenth Tuesday prior to the primary. Last day to register for each primary and general election is thirty days prior to the date of those elections. First day to apply for an absentee ballot is the eighth Monday prior to the primary and November election. Last day to apply for an absentee ballot is the Tuesday prior to the primary and November elections. Office open until 5:00 p.m. Last day to submit a completed absentee ballot is the Friday prior to the primary and November office open until 5:00 p.m. Office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. except election days which we are open from 6:00 a.m. until all election materials are returned from the polling places and votes are tallied. These are the salient deadlines for this office.

Contact Carbon County Elections

Mailing Address

Carbon County Bureau of Elections/Voter Registration
76 Susquehanna Street
PO Box 170
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229

Email lisadart@carboncounty.net
Phone (570) 325-4801
Fax (570) 732-0040
Office Hours 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Director of Elections Lisa Dart
Administrative Clerk Jane A. Krebs