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National Voter Registration Day: September 26, 2017
Download the Facts for Voters and Ballot Proposals
PRIMARY DAY ELECTION: SEPTEMBER 12
GENERAL ELECTION DAY: NOV. 7
- Aug. 18 last day to postmark voter registration form or to register in person to vote in primary
- Sept. 5 last day to postmark application for absentee ballot for primary election
- Sept 11 last day to apply in person for primary absentee ballot
- Sept 11 last day to postmark absentee ballot for primary
- Sept 12 last day to deliver absentee ballot in person to County BOE
As a citizen (age 18 or older) you have the right and responsibility to vote in elections. Educate yourself on the candidates and issues.
- Oct 13 last day to postmark voter registration form or register in person at BOE
- Oct 13 last day to change party enrollment for 2018 primaries
- Oct 31 last day to postmark application for absentee ballot
- Nov 6 last day to apply in person for absentee ballot
- Nov 6 last day to postmark ballot for general election
- Nov 7 last day to deliver absentee ballot in person to BOE
PRIMARY ELECTION - TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2017
DEADLINES FOR VOTING IN PRIMARY ELECTION
If you will be out of your county, or are physically unable to get to the polling place, you may request an absentee ballot from your County Board of Elections.
- Register to Vote by mail or in person by August 18, 2017
ABSENTEE VOTING DEADLINES
- Nassau County (516) 571-2858 nassauvotes.com
- Suffolk County (631) 852-4500 suffolkvotes.com
- New York City (212) 487-5300 vote.nyc.ny.us (for all 5 boroughs)
Registered voters may vote for any candidate of any party on Election Day Tuesday, November 7, 2017
- Request Absentee Ballot application by mail by Sept. 5 Request Absentee Ballot application in person by Sept. 11
- Absentee Ballot must be postmarked by Sept. 11 or returned in person to your Board of Elections by Sep. 12 Only enrolled members of a party can vote in that party's primary election.