Election Dates & Deadlines

U.S. Based Domestic Voters

State of California Election Dates & Deadlines (more info)

Local Elections

Tue Nov 2, 2021 - California Municipal Elections

Voter Registration Deadline

  • Online by Mon Oct 18, 2021
  • Postmarked by Mon Oct 18, 2021
  • Conditional Registration Begins on Wed Oct 20, 2021

Absentee Ballot Request Deadline

Received by Tue Oct 26, 2021

Absentee Ballot Return Deadline

  • Postmarked by Tue Nov 2, 2021
  • Hand Delivered by Tue Nov 2, 2021 8:00pm PDT
  • Post received by Fri Nov 5, 2021

Early Voting Available

Dates Vary by County. Contact Local Election Office. -
For early voting, dates vary by county. Includes the following UDEL elections: Amador, El Dorado, Fresno, Humboldt, Kings, Madera, Plumas, Riverside, San Joaquin, Santa Cruz, Sierra, Siskiyou, Sonoma, and Yolo. Also includes: Los Angeles Local and Municipal, Madera Co. Special, Special Vacancy Mail Ballot Election Los Banos Unified School District Area 1, San Bernardino Consolidated, and City of Oxnard District 2, Special Vacancy Elections.


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