Town Clerk

May 4, 2021 - Annual Town Election Information

2021 Election Calendar/Candidates Calendar

Running for Town Meeting Member

Elections for Town Meeting Members are held each May with at least 1/3 of all positions open to candidates. Candidates for Town Meeting can pick up nomination papers by appointment at the Town Clerk's Office. Town Meeting Member nomination papers require 10 certified signatures from the precinct from which the candidate is running. Please review the Election Calendar above for deadlines.

Incumbent Town Meeting Members Assent to Election Form Available for incumbent Town Meeting Members ONLY. This form must be received by the Town Clerk's Office no later than Tuesday, March 9, 2021, at 5:00 PM. Otherwise, incumbent Town Meeting members must obtain nomination papers to gather signatures. ** Forms have been Mailed on 1/19/2021.**

Town Election Terms Due to Expire with positions

Nomination Papers Pulled  - List of Candidates: Updated Every Friday

Campaign Finance Packet




About the Office

The Office of the Town Clerk is managed by the Town Clerk. The Town Clerk is elected to a 3-year term by the voters of the Town of Brookline and holds the rank of Department Head. The Town Clerk’s responsibilities, which are mandated by federal and state statutes and town by-laws, include:

  • Administration of fair and accurate elections
  • Maintenance of public records
  • Preservation of the actions and directives of the town’s legislative branch, the town meeting
  • Registration of voters
  • Notary Public
  • Justice of the Peace

 All public records requests may be made to the Town Clerk's Office in writing at the Office of the Town Clerk, Town Hall, Room 104, 333 Washington Street, Brookline, MA 02445, or Email Christopher Tisbert.

No  Notary or Justice of the Peace Services are available.