Dates, Deadlines and More
Every election is governed by critical deadlines that must be met. From candidate filing, the start of vote-by-mail voting or the last day to register to vote – we’ve assembled all of these important dates in one location that you can view, or print.
How and Where to Vote
Learn about your voting options, including how to return your ballot by mail and how to vote in-person.
View everything you need to know regarding vote-by-mail for the upcoming election, including how to track your ballot, how to return your ballot and instructions.
Remote Accessible Ballots for Eligible Voters
The Remote Accessible Vote-By-Mail ballot provides voters with disabilities and overseas voters the option to request a Vote-By-Mail ballot to be delivered electronically.
Voter Information Guide
Your voter information guide contains more detailed information regarding the election, including a practice ballot and candidate statements.
Election Ballots Issued and Returned Data
We provide detailed data on the number of ballots issued and returned for the election.
Notice of Public Examination Period for the Candidate Statements of Qualification and Ballot Designations for the March 9, 2021 Special Election to Fill a Vacancy in the office of Second District Supervisor
There is a modified public examination period for this election.
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If you are running for office, it is important to read the candidate's handbook.
Candidate Filing Portal
If you would like to run for office, you can begin the process at our candidate filing portal.
Candidate Filing Log
View a list of candidates that have filed for the upcoming election, and their filing status.
Campaign Disclosure Filing Schedule
Every election has deadlines for filing campaign finance reports. View the schedule to learn more.
Important Legal Documents for the Upcoming Election
Find legal documents such as the legal notices, random draws and ballot rotations.
View the Secretary of State random draw used for the order of the candidate names for this election.
What's on the Ballot
View all the contests that will be on the ballot, or are eligible to be on the ballot for the upcoming election.
The risk-limiting audit is a procedure that provides strong statistical evidence that the election outcome is correct, or has a high probability of correcting an outcome that wouldn't match a full hand count of the ballots.