Updated: May 2013
Welcome to the Town Clerk's Office
The Clerk works closely with the Board of Registrars to oversee polling places and the general conduct of all elections. The Clerk also maintains records of adopted municipal code, by-laws, oaths of office, resignations and appointments.
Town of Nahant Charter and By-Laws (PDF)
Forms and Licenses
Marriage License (Updated September 2009)
The cost of filing for a license is $5. The license is valid for sixty days, and may be used for a ceremony conducted in any city or town in Massachusetts. The Clergy or Justice of the Peace performing the ceremony must sign the license and return it to the issuing city or town.
Business Certificate (D.B.A.)
There is no filing fee in Nahant for a D.B.A. certificate. The certificate may be renewed in person or by mail. The certificate must be renewed every four years. In addition, a letter of clearance must be obtained from the Building Inspector prior to filing a D.B.A. with the Town Clerk. Both the D.B.A. Request and D.B.A. Change Forms are provided below.
Nahant List of Residents
The 2012 List of Residents book is now available at Town Hall in the Clerk's office. Cost is $5. This edition contains both Residents by Street Address and a complete list of Residents in alphabetical order.
Nahant Census Information
Please understand that this information provided
If a Family Member is currently serving in the Military or away at college, unless that individual has established residency elsewhere, DO NOT REMOVE THEM FROM YOUR RESIDENCE CONTINUE TO LIST THEM AS RESIDENTS IN THE HOME.
Should you have any questions or concerns
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2013 Local Election | April 27, 2013 | POSTED 9 PM
US Senate Special Election 2013
SPECIAL STATE ELECTION DAY IS June 25th, 2013
Last day to Register voters for the State Primary is April 10, 2013 at 8 PM. The last day to register to participate in the June 25th Special Electionis June 5, 2013 at 8 PM.
Absentee Ballots are now available in the Clerks Office or online from THE SECRETARY OF THE COMMONWEALTHS WEBSITE.
Voting Information and Elections Schedule:
The Town Clerk administers nomination and election processes, registers voters, and conducts the annual municipal census. Voter registration in Nahant has never been easier than it is today. You may visit the Election Office in Nahant Town Hall and complete a voter registration form in person. Or, you may obtain a mail-in voter registration form from the Town Hall lobby.
Complete voting information is available below in the guide "Voting in Nahant".
State Election Results | November 6, 2012
Specimen Ballots - Primary | September 6, 2012
Federal Election Results | November 6, 2012
Acrobat (PDF) Software
|Last Website Update: May 22, 2013 12:39 PM|
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