Election Dates & Deadlines

U.S. Based Domestic Voters

State of Iowa Election Dates & Deadlines (more info)

Local Elections

Tue Oct 5, 2021 - Iowa City Primary Elections

Voter Registration Deadline

  • Received by Fri Sep 24, 2021
  • Election Day Registration & Voting Tue Oct 5, 2021

Absentee Ballot Request Deadline

Mon Sep 20, 2021

Absentee Ballot Return Deadline

Received by Tue Oct 5, 2021 9:00pm CDT

In-person Absentee Voting Available

Mon Sep 6, 2021 - Mon Oct 4, 2021
In-person absentee ballots are available no sooner than the date noted. Contact your local election office to confirm they have ballots.

 

Tue Nov 2, 2021 - Iowa Regular City and School Elections

Voter Registration Deadline

  • Received by Fri Oct 22, 2021
  • Election Day Registration & Voting Tue Nov 2, 2021

Absentee Ballot Request Deadline

Mon Oct 18, 2021

Absentee Ballot Return Deadline

Received by Tue Nov 2, 2021 9:00pm CDT

In-person Absentee Voting Available

Mon Oct 4, 2021 - Mon Nov 1, 2021
In-person absentee ballots are available no sooner than the date noted. Contact your local election office to confirm they have ballots. Includes all regular city and school elections in Iowa.

 

Tue Nov 30, 2021 - Iowa Regular City and School Elections

Voter Registration Deadline

  • Received by Fri Nov 19, 2021
  • Election Day Registration & Voting Tue Nov 30, 2021

Absentee Ballot Request Deadline

Mon Nov 15, 2021

Absentee Ballot Return Deadline

Received by Tue Nov 30, 2021 9:00pm CST

In-person Absentee Voting Available

Mon Nov 1, 2021 - Mon Nov 29, 2021
In-person absentee ballots are available no sooner than the date noted. Contact your local election office to confirm they have ballots. Includes all regular city and school elections in Iowa.

 

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