In order to practice social distancing and slow the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), public access to our building, 165 Capitol Avenue, will be restricted. Although in-person interactions will be limited, our office staff will be available via email as normal. For the Business Services Division email CRD@ct.gov and for the Legislative & Elections Administration Division email LEAD@ct.gov. We apologize for the inconvenience and hope to return to normal business as soon as the immediate threat to public health has subsided.

Connecticut has two major parties: Republican and Democrat

Connecticut also has numerous minor parties and a 3 month waiting period for switching parties.

Registration Cut-off:

Primaries: up to noon the day before the primary
Elections: up to the 7th day before the election

Major Party Rules: