District Clerk


To qualify as a voter, you must be:

  • A citizen of the United States
  • At least 18 years old
  • A resident of the school district for at least 30 days prior to the day of the vote
  • Not otherwise prohibited from voting under the provisions of section 5-106 of the Election Law (e.g. a person who has been adjudged to be mentally incompetent)

In order to vote in school budget vote and board elections, voters must be registered with the Rockland County Board of Elections or the Nanuet School District.  If you are uncertain if you are registered to vote, contact the District Clerk, Andrea Dobbelaer, at 627-9888. Eligible residents can register in the district administration offices during regular office hours.  In-person registration is required along with photo identification and proof of residence. The district administration building is located at 101 Church Street, Nanuet. 


Absentee ballots are available to registered voters who are unable to vote in person on the day of the election/vote under the following circumstances:
  • Illness or physical disability; hospitalization
  • Incarceration (except for a felony)
  • Travel outside of the county or city of residence for reasons of employment, business, studies or vacation on the day of the election/vote

Applications for absentee ballots are obtainable on the district's website and during school business hours from the office of the District Clerk.

Completed ballots must be received in the office of the District Clerk by 5:00 pm on the day of the election.

 Absentee Ballot Application.pdf