The deadline for applying for an absentee ballot for the two elections to be held in 2023 are:
by mail in-person
*Local Primary Election: Sep 12th - 5:00pm Sep 18th - Noon
Local General Election: Oct 31st - 5:00pm Nov 6th - Noon
Use the following link to obtain additional information on absentee voting https://www.sec.state.ma.us/ele/eleabsentee/absidx.htm
*Braintree Charter - Section 7-3(c ): Condition Making Preliminary Election Unnecessary – If at the expiration of time for filing statements of mayoral candidates to be voted upon at any preliminary election, not more than 2 statements have been filed with the town clerk for the office of mayor, the candidates whose statements have been filed with the town clerk shall be considered to have been nominated to the office, and their names shall be voted upon for this office at the succeeding regular town election.