The City of Hallowell is divided into five wards. 
To see the ward map or a directory,
click on the links at the right.

 The Polling Place for all five wards is



Polls are open from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Residents can register to vote in person at City Hall during regular office hours, or by contacting the City Clerk's office to have a registration card mailed to them.  Proof of identity and residency must be provided.

After the 21st day before any election, residents wishing to register to vote must do so IN PERSON at City Hall with PROOF OF IDENTITY & RESIDENCY during regular office hours.  On Election Day, residents may register to vote at the polling place (w/proof of identity & residency).

Absentee voting is available at City Hall during regular office hours beginning thirty to forty-five days before an election.  State law establishes the Thursday before an election as the deadline for issuing Absentee Ballots without Special Circumstances.  After that day the voter must state that one of these Special Circumstances apply: 1) the voter will be absent from the municipality of residence unexpectedly during the entire time the polls are open on election day; 2) the voter has a physical disability, 3) the voter is unable to leave his/her home or treatment facility due to an incapacity or illness; or 4) the voter is a resident of a coastal island ward or precinct and is unable to travel to the polls.  Applications are available at the City Clerk's Office or from the Secretary of State.


Registrar of Voters

Lisa J Gilliam

Tel:(207) 623-4021, ext 200  Fax: (207) 621-8317