There will be a special election for Town Council, District 5 on February 28, 2023 from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. at Town Hall.
Town Council, District 5 Election Absentee Ballot Request Form; you may request an absentee ballot until Thursday, February 23, 2023 until 6 p.m.
If you're interested in becoming a Write In Candidate for District 5, you must be a Brunswick registered voter and live in District 5. This is for the balance of a 3-year term expiring 12/31/2023.
Please call the Town Clerk’s Office at (207) 725-6658.
November 8, 2022 Official Results
General Election Information
Next Election: June 13, 2023
- Information from Secretary of State Regarding Rank Choice Voting (PDF)
- Samples of How to Mark Your Ballot in Rank Choice Voting as Provided by the Secretary of State Department (PDF)
- Voter List Request Form (PDF)
Voter Turnout History
Find your state and town district (listed as "ward") based on your address using the Maine Voter Information Lookup Service.
Election Worker Opportunities
If you are interested in serving as an election worker, please contact the Clerk's office at 207-725-6658, or email the Deputy Town Clerk.
State of Maine Election Resources
Nomination papers for the Brunswick School Board and Town Council are available in late July of each year and must be submitted to the Town Clerk's office by early September. The regular annual election of the Town Council and School Board shall be held on the first Tuesday following the first Monday of November.
- Nominating petitions must be filed with the Town Clerk not more than 100 days nor less than 60 days before the date of election.
- Unless a candidate files with the Town Clerk not more than 100 days nor less than 60 days before the date of election the candidate's written consent to accept nomination, agreeing not to withdraw, and if elected, to qualify, the nomination is invalid.
Information for Candidates
State law requires the appointment of a Treasurer for your campaign. You may appoint yourself or someone else, and you must place information on your advertising identifying the source of funding. A Registration of Treasurer must be filed with the Town Clerk's Department within ten days. If you plan to make no expenditures and accept no contributions, you may file the exemption affidavit. Remember, personal funds of a candidate used for campaign purposes are considered contributions/expenditures and must be duly reported as such under Maine law.
The State of Maine has specific rules and deadlines concerning Campaign Financing. For more information see the Maine Commission on Governmental Ethics and Election Practices website.
General Information & Forms
View the state site for Municipal Candidate Campaign Finance Information (includes all forms needed for filing). This site has all the forms necessary for filing, along with the copy of the Municipal Candidate's Guide.
Political Action Committees (PACs)
A group or committee that forms for the purpose of advocating for or against a municipal ballot question may also have to follow campaign finance requirements. Please contact the Town Clerk's Office at 207-725-6658 for information on the monetary threshold and reporting requirements.