Election Notice


Municipal Election - April 16, 2022

The City of Seaford Municipal Election will be held on Saturday, April 16, 2022 in the City Council Chambers, City Hall, 414 High Street, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. E.S.T. and 3:00 p.m. E.S.T. One Council Member will be elected for a (3) year term and the Mayor for a (2) year term. All candidates must have filed by 5:00 p.m., E.S.T., February 25, 2022.  Registration can be completed at City Hall, 414 High Street, Seaford, DE. Registration hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. or by appointment if you cannot register during these normal business hours. Any candidate who withdraws his/her name must do so in writing.  Any candidate who withdraws his/her name after 5:00 p.m., E.S.T., February 25, 2021 will still appear on the official ballot for election. 

Anyone eighteen (18) years of age or older who is a bona fide City of Seaford resident and US Citizen to be eligible to vote must have been registered at the State of Delaware Department of Elections by 5:00 p.m., E.S.T., March 26, 2022. A nonresident property owner, to be eligible to vote, must be owner of record for a period of six (6) months immediately preceding the date of the Annual Municipal Election (October 16, 2021) and shall have one vote provided he or she is registered on the “Books of Registered Voters” maintained at the City Hall by 5:00 E.S.T. on March 26, 2022. Registration hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. or by appointment if you cannot register during these normal business hours.

All voters will need to show proof of residency which may be a State of Delaware driver’s license, a State of Delaware identification card, a federal or state tax return with address, a City of Seaford utility bill or real estate property tax bill, or other acceptable proof of residency or ownership.