County Clerk

Rita M. Rothberg, County Clerk
7 N. Main Street
PO Box 5000
Cape May Court House NJ 08210-5000
609-465-1010 phone – 609-463-0966 fax

Diana L. Hevener, Deputy County Clerk
Leonard C. Desiderio, Commissioner Liaison

Staff will be available to assist in the processing of Mail-In Ballots as well as U.S. Passports, Veterans’ ID Card Applications,  Notaries and Recording. 

These special hours are imprinted on the sample ballots which will be delivered to every active voter before election day.

The County Clerk’s Election Department is  responsible for filing candidates’ nominating petitions and the preparation of official ballots for Primary, School, Special and General Elections.  The County Clerk processes Mail-In ballots for all elections in the county and certifies countywide election results.  Voter registration lists, data and labels are available for political election purposes from the County Clerk.

Please feel free to email the County Clerk’s Election Department at to inquire about Voting by Mail, Candidate Petitions, or to order Voting Lists and Labels.