SPECIAL ELECTION May 10, 2016 Polls open 7 am - 8 pm
“Shall the Town of Wellesley be allowed to exempt from the provisions of Proposition two and one-half, so called, the amounts required to pay for the bonds issued in order to fund the plans and specifications, construction, equipping and furnishing of the Tolles Parsons Center building at 494-496 Washington Street?” Yes/No
Absentee ballots available for mailing or in person voting as of April 20, 2016.
Election dates in 2016:
- May 10, 2016 Special Debt Exclusion Election
- September 8 (THURSDAY) State Primary
- November 8 State Election- President and other federal and state offices
NEW Voting Equipment -
- Please fill in the oval on the ballot to select your candidates.
- Feed the ballot into the tabulator
- Wait for the message that your ballot has been cast.
It is the mission of the office of the Town Clerk to be a primary provider of information and quality services to the community and to work cooperatively and in coordination with the varied departments and groups while performing a myriad of tasks to achieve established goals and comply with state and local statutes
The Wellesley Town Clerk serves the residents of Wellesley through its function as official record keeper for Town Meeting and Vital Records and the Administration of Elections and voter related activities.
Records found in this office are: Birth Certificates, Death Certificates, Marriage Licenses; Zoning Decisions; Town Meeting Records; Annual Town Reports and Special Reports to Town Meeting; records of elections and lists of those who have served the town of Wellesley in elective or appointive office.
This office issues a number of licenses: marriage licenses, dog licenses, DBA Certificates, raffles and bazaars permits.
The Town Clerk maintains records of amendments to the Town By-Law, and Zoning By-Law and references to accepted State Statutes.
This office accepts the required postings for all public meetings and maintains the public meetings calendar.
The Town Clerk conducts the Annual Census and maintains the voter lists. The department conducts all Federal, State and Local elections.
The office attempts to respond efficiently, accurately and speedily to all requests by Town Officials, Boards and members of the public.
The Town Clerk's office welcomes inquiries seeking assistance/information in relation to services provided by the Town of Wellesley. The staff will assist in redirecting your questions to the appropriate department.
The Town Clerk is elected for a three year term and receives a salary.
(Passport applications no longer accepted at the town offices (3/30/15). Please contact the post office for passport services)