Town Clerk

Important Dates for the November 6, 2018 State Election  

Last Day for Voter Registration

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Extended Hours for Absentee Voting

Saturday, November 3, 2018 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Last Day for Absentee Voting

Monday, November 5, 2018 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Early Voting Hours

IN PERSON EARLY VOTING WILL BE CONDUCTED IN ROOM 103, BROOKLINE TOWN HALL, 333 WASHINGTON STREET, DURING THE FOLLOWING HOURS:

Monday, October 22, 2018                           8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Tuesday, October 23, 2018                          8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Wednesday, October 24, 2018                     8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Thursday, October 25, 2018                        8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Friday, October 26, 2018                              8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Saturday, October 27, 2018                         9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Monday, October 29, 2018                           8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Tuesday, October 30, 2018                          8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Wednesday, October 31, 2018                     8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Thursday, November 1, 2018                       8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Friday, November 2, 2018                            8:00 AM - 1:00 PM


About the Office

The Office of the Town Clerk is managed by the Town Clerk. The Town Clerk is elected to a 3-year term by the voters of the Town of Brookline and holds the rank of Department Head. The Town Clerk's responsibilities, which are mandated by federal and state statutes and town by-laws, include:

  • Administration of fair and accurate elections
  • Maintenance of public records
  • Preservation of the actions and directives of the town's legislative branch, the town meeting
  • Registration of voters
  • Notary Public
  • Justice of the Peace

The Town Clerk is the Records Access Officer (RAO) for all public records requests concerning the Town of Brookline. All public records requests may be made to the Town Clerk in writing at the Office of the Town Clerk, Town Hall, Room 104, 333 Washington Street, Brookline, MA 02445, or email Patrick Ward.

Requesting Notary or Justice of the Peace Services

It is strongly suggested that all requests for notarizations, civil marriage ceremonies, and oaths of office be arranged in advance by calling the Town Clerk at 617-730-2010.