Voting & Elections

General Voting Information

Wakefield residents vote centrally at the Galvin Middle School located at 525 Main Street. The voting location is open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. on election days. Knowing your precinct allows for a quicker check-in. Residents can easily lookup their precincts using this online tool.

Residents can register to vote in three ways:

Absentee Voting

In order to be eligible to vote by absentee ballot in Massachusetts, voters must be prevented from voting at their polling locations on Election Day, due to:

  • absence from the voter's city or town on Election Day; or
  • physical disability; or
  • religious belief

Details on absentee ballot eligibility and the application form can be obtained here.

Interested in getting involved working at the voting polls? Let us know!

Wakefield's Election Results