Bergen County Board of Elections


The Board of Elections has jurisdiction over the following aspects of elections.

  • Recruiting, training, supervising, and appointing a sufficient number of poll works to staff all 553 polling districts in Bergen County.
  • Receiving, canvassing, and counting paper ballots such as absentee ballots and provisional ballots.
  • Certifying and inspecting polling places for accessibility and compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
  • Issuing of challenger permits and badges to eligible voters.
  • Redistricting of towns, election districts and subdivisions, when appropriate, and filing maps and the legal boundary descriptions of the election districts with the Attorney General's Office.
  • Recounting election results (done by court order only).

Poll Worker Training

Training for Bergen County Poll Workers for the June 8, 2021 primary will take place at the following three online meetings. You only need to attend one of the meetings.

If you have any questions, contact the Board of Elections at 201-336-6230.

Contact Us

Richard L. Miller

Chairman (R)

Paul A. Juliano

Secretary (D) 

Margaret E. Frontera

Commissioner (R)

Denise Ross

Commissioner (D)

Angela M. Malagiere

Commissioner (R)

Jamie L. Lagana

Commissioner (D)

 Bergen County Board of Elections

One Bergen County Plaza • 3rd Floor, Rm 310 • Hackensack, NJ 07601-7076

Phone: 201-336-6230 • Fax: 201-336-6242