Election Information

All State & Local Elections are held at Town Hall in the Council Chambers.

Registering to Vote

If you are not registered to vote in the Town of Cumberland, you can come into the Town Hall to do so Monday-Wednesday 8am-5pm and Thursday's 8am-6pm. To register, you will need a photo ID (license, passport, or Maine State ID) and proof of residency if your Cumberland address is not listed on your form of ID. Examples of proof of residency, include but are not limited to, a tax bill, vehicle registration, hunting/fishing license, utility bill, etc.

Absentee Ballot Information:

Absentee Ballots are available at Town Hall 30 days prior to the election. Registered voters may vote in person or contact the Town Clerk's Office at 829-5559 to receive a ballot by mail. Telephone requests must be made by the voter only.  If you are interested in voting absentee and would like to fill out a request form, you may do so by coming into Town Hall or through the State of Maine's Absentee Ballot Request Service: Absentee Ballot Request

Nomination Papers

Nomination Papers for the upcoming June 13, 2017 municipal election will be available Monday, March 20, 2017, at Cumberland Town Hall.  Open three year seats are as follows: 

  • 1 (ONE) At-Large Cumberland Town Council Seat
  • 1 (ONE) Cumberland Center Town Council Seat
  • 2 (TWO) M.S.A.D. 51 School Board of Director Seats

Nomination papers must be returned to the Town Clerk’s Office at Cumberland Town Hall by the close of business, 6:00 p.m., on Thursday, April 27, 2017.  If you have any questions, please contact Tammy O’Donnell, Town Clerk at 829-5559.

Election Results