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1/10/2019 - Registrars Start Voter Canvass

The Registrars of Voters have begun the annual canvass of voters as required by Conn. General State Statute section 9-32.

The Federal Voter Registration Act of 1993, which became effective in January 1995, mandates that the canvass take place between January 1 and May 1 of every year.

The purpose of the canvass is to verify the legal residence of registered voters and to keep the voter registry list current and accurate.

Some voters may receive a letter from the Registrar’s office requesting updated information or confirming the information already on file. Everyone who receives a letter is urged to respond.

Voters who fail to respond may have their voting status changed to “inactive”. They will be required to re-register in order to vote in upcoming Elections.

Anyone with questions may call the registrar’s office at 203.262.0644 or email voterregistrar@southbury-ct.gov.

Voters may visit the town’s website at www.southbury-ct.org for more voting information.