Happy New Year from the Town Clerk's Office
The 2018 Annual Street List/Census will be mailed out soon so be on the look out for these in the mail, they should arrive mid January. We ask people to try and get these forms back to us ASAP. Update the information provided by adding, deleting, or making changes if necessary, directly on the form. Don't forget to sign it. There are multiple ways to return it: Mail it back to the Town Clerk's office or drop it off at the listed locations.
Town Clerk's office, Town Hall drop box (outside Town Hall's front door), Seekonk Sr. Center (540 Arcade Ave.) Seekonk Public Library (410 Newman Ave). Or you can scan it in and email to: fcraig@ seekonk-ma.gov or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Dog License Form comes with your census mailing. Please remember DOG TAGS EXPIRE ON MARCH 31, 2018. Late fee are imposed starting June 1, 2018. You can come to the Town Clerk's office to renew your dog's license or you can mail in the form a with a check and we will send the dog tag back to you in the mail. Please remember to send us a self address stamped envelope.
(One stamp per dog)
Top 3 Reasons to license your dog
1. To control/prevent the spread of rabies
2. Easy identification to return lost dogs to their owners
3. IT'S STATE LAW
Absentee Ballot applications are available in our office or on our web-site. If you want to be put on the permanent
absentee ballot mailing list please fill out the form and check off "For all elections". If you know you will be out of Town for
a certain election you can request an absentee ballot several weeks before an election.
Nomination papers for interested candidates are now available to be picked up for the Annual Town Election which will be held Monday April 2, 2018. The deadline to return the papers is February 12, 2018.
We realize that several internet sites have us listed as providing passport support but we do not. That service was discontinued 5 or 6 years ago. We apologize if the internet direct you to us, we have tried to get this removed with little success. That being said if you need passport information go to:
this site has all the information you need to either renew or get a new passport.
The Seekonk Town Clerk serves the residents of Seekonk through its function as official record keeper for:
Town Meeting, Vital Records, Administration of Elections and all voter related activities.
Records found in this office are: Birth Certificates, Death Certificates, Marriage Licenses; Zoning Decisions; Town Meeting Records; Annual Town Reports and Special Reports to Town Meeting; Elections and lists of those who have served the Town of Seekonk in elective or appointive office.
This office also issues: Marriage licenses, Dog licenses, DBA certificates, Yard sale permits.
The Town Clerk maintains records of amendments to the Town By-Law, and Zoning By-Law and references to accepted State Statutes.
This office accepts the required postings for all public meetings.
The Town Clerk conducts the Annual Census and maintains the voter lists. The department conducts all Federal, State and Local elections.
The office attempts to respond efficiently, accurately and speedily to all requests by Town Officials, Boards and members of the public.
Our office welcomes inquiries from all citizens seeking assistance/information in relation to services provided by the Town of Seekonk. The staff will assist in redirecting your questions to the appropriate department.
~ Mission Statement ~
It is the mission of the office of the Town Clerk to be a primary provider of information and quality services to the community and to work cooperatively and in coordination with the varied departments and groups while performing a myriad of tasks to achieve established goals and comply with state and local statutes