The League of Women Voters has long been recognized as the premiere source for nonpartisan election information.Need some assistance during election time? Whether you're a first-time voter or just looking for some friendly reminders, the League has the information you need.
2020 Elections (as of May 1, 2020)
- Presidential Primary: June 23rd
- Special Elections for 12th Assembly District, 31st Assembly District, 136th Assembly District, and 50th Senate District: Cancelled
- Special Election for 27th Congressional District: June 23rd
- Congressional, State Legislative and Local Primaries: June 23rd
- School Board Elections: June 9 by mail only
- Village, Town Elections originally scheduled for March, April, May or June: September 15
HOW DO I VOTE BY ABSENTEE BALLOT? FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
FOR 2020 JUNE ELECTION (Updated 5/1/2020)
- Preguntas frecuentes sobre la votación con balota para voto en ausencia en el estado de Nueva York (a partir del 24 de abril de 2020) (Spanish)
- 在紐約州透過缺席選票進行投票的常見問答 （截至 2020 年 4 月 24) (Traditional Chinese)
- 뉴욕주의 부재자 투표용지를 이용한 투표에 대한 FAQ (2020년 4월 24일자 기준) (Korean)
- নিউ ইয়র্ক স্টেটে (NYS) এ অিুপনিত ব্যক্তি ব্যালটের মাধ্যটম স্ট ােদাি সম্বটে প্রায়শ ক্তিজ্ঞানসত প্রশ্নমালা (24 এনপ্রল, 2020 এ) (Bengali)
ABSENTEE VOTING INFORMATION FOR ALL COUNTIES IN NEW YORK STATE
- Scroll Up or Down to find your county
- Scroll L to R to find address, phone number, email address, hours of operation, and absentee ballot procedures for your county.
DATES, DEADLINES, FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS AND MORE ON 2020 ELECTIONS
Early Voting Times and Locations by County Chart
Click on your county to find the days, times and locations for early voting in your county.
Updated 2020 Political Calendar (April 7, 2020)
Congressional, State, and Local Primaries, June 23, 2020
EARLY VOTING JUNE 13 - 21
- May 29 is the last day to register in person or to postmark your voter registration form
- June 16 is the last day to postmark application for absentee ballot by mail
- June 22 is the last day to apply in person at board of elections for absentee ballot
- June 22 is the last day to postmark absentee ballot
- June 23 is the last day to deliver absentee ballot in person at board of elections
Find the races and candidates on your specific ballot at www.vote411.org.
|Information and deadlines on voter registration, absentee ballots and more.|
|Absentee Ballot Application
|NYS Voter's Bill of Rights|
|Federal Voting Assistance Program||Polling Place Lookup|
|First Vote, A Guide for New Voters in NYS|
|Military/Federal Voting Information||Voter Registration Form – English|
|NYS Board of Elections||Voter Registration Form – Spanish|
|Individuals with Disabilities
|Individuals with Mental Health Disabilities
|Individuals with Criminal Convictions and Those Detained in Jail or Prison
- Link to NYS Board of Election site with instructions for using each of the new voting machines; click on the machine type and a listing of the counties using that type will be provided on the right side.
- Running For Elective Office in NYS.
Specific information and instructions for anyone considering to run for elective office in NYS.
- Know Your Voting Machine.
- Moderating Candidate Events
This is a PowerPoint detailing Procedures and Techniques for Stress-Free Moderating
ROAD TO THE VOTING BOOTH (RESOURCES FOR LOCAL LEAGUES)
- Part I Handbook for Voter Service Directors
- Part II Handbook for Candidate Events
- Part IIA Toolkit for Candidate Events (Samples and Examples)
- Part III How to Conduct a Successful Voter Registration Drive
- Part IIIA Toolkit for Voter Registration Drives (Samples and Examples)
- Get Out the Vote Toolkit (Samples and Examples)
- 2019 Guidelines for Candidate Events
- GOTV While Social Distancing
Toolkit on ideas to get out the vote during this time of social distancing