Nominating Petitions (independent)
Apply for or file petitions at the Legislation and Elections Administration Division, Secretary of the State's Office, 30 Trinity Street, Hartford, CT 06106 (second floor).
Completed petitions can also be filed at your local town clerk's office or in the Legislation and Elections Administration Division.
Contact the Legislation and Elections Administration Division for applicable dates.
Party Enrollment & Unaffiliated Voter Information
Connecticut has two major parties: Republican & Democrat
Connecticut also has numerous minor parties and a 3 month waiting period for switching parties.
Primaries: up to noon the day before the primary
Elections: up to the 7th day before the election