When and Where to Vote

There are several ways to vote in the Nov 6 general election.

1. Early in-person

early voting buttonEarly In-Person voting takes place at your county Board of Elections, starting the day after the voter registration deadline. Click here to be redirected to the County Boards of Elections Directory. 

  • Monday - Friday ONLY, Oct.10 - Oct. 26 : 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
  • Saturday, Oct. 27 : 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Oct. 29 - Nov. 2 : 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Saturday, Nov. 3: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Sunday, Nov. 4: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Monday, Nov. 5: 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

2. Mail-in absentee

  • You do not need to provide a reason why you want to use a mail-in ballot, but you do have to request one.
  • You will not automatically receive an absentee ballot request for the Nov 6 election. Call your county Board of Elections to have them mail you a request for an absentee ballot.  This call gets you the request form, not the ballot itself.  You can also access a form here. 
  • The deadline for your request for an absentee ballot must be received by your county Board of Elections by noon on Saturday, Nov. 3.
  • Absentee ballots must be postmarked by the day before the election.  They can also be dropped off at the Board of Elections on election day before 7:30 p.m.  They cannot be taken to a polling place.

3. On election day, November 6:

No matter how you choose to vote in the General Election, you must be registered to vote.

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