Mission of the Town Clerk’s Office
The Ipswich Town Clerk’s Office aim is to provide the highest level of professional service to all in the application of the multitude of duties and responsibilities set out for it in Massachusetts General Law, Massachusetts Government, the By-Laws of the Town of Ipswich, historic duties assigned by successive Boards of Selectmen and any new assignments set by contemporary leadership. The clerk continuously advances “best practices” for Massachusetts Governments in all these areas including vital records, conduct of elections, certification of voters and licensing of marriages, businesses, shellfish, and dogs. Customers of the office’s services are provided with the most timely, complete, efficient and competent attention with emphasis on the highest levels of civility and respect to which all persons are entitled.
Early voting for the Nov 8th Presidential Election will be held at Town Hall during regular business hours, Oct. 24 - Oct. 28 and Oct. 31 - Nov. 4. Early voting will also be held on Saturday, Oct. 29, from 9:00 AM until 1:00 PM.
October 19th is the last day to register to vote for the Presidential Election of November 8th. The Town Clerk's Office will be open from 8 AM until 8 PM for walk in registrations or one may register to vote at www.sec.state.ma.us/ele.