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Dates and Deadlines 2021

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Have questions? Call 1-800-448-4881 Monday-Friday between 8AM-5PM or email [email protected].

Special Election

January 22 Start of 18-day voting period (through Election Day). Ballots are mailed out and Accessible Voting Units (AVUs) are available at voting centers.
February 1 Online and mail registrations must be received 8 days before Election Day. Register to vote in person during business hours and any time before 8:00 p.m. on Election Day
February 9 Deadline for Washington State voter registration (in person only)
February 9 Special Election - Deposit your ballot in an official drop box by 8 p.m. on Election Day.

Special Election

April 9 Start of 18-day voting period (through Election Day). Ballots are mailed out and Accessible Voting Units (AVUs) are available at voting centers.
April 19 Online and mail registrations must be received 8 days before Election Day. Register to vote in person during business hours and any time before 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.
April 27 Deadline for Washington State voter registration (in person only)
April 27 Special Election - Deposit your ballot in an official drop box by 8 p.m. on Election Day.

Candidate Filing

May 17 First day to file a declaration of candidacy.
May 21 Last day to file a declaration of candidacy.
May 24 Final day to withdraw from the ballot.
May 28 Deadline for submission of Voters' Pamphlet statements and photographs.

Primary

July 16 Start of 18-day voting period (through Election Day). Ballots are mailed out and Accessible Voting Units (AVUs) are available at voting centers.
July 26 Online and mail registrations must be received 8 days before Election Day. Register to vote in person during business hours and any time before 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.
August 3 Deadline for Washington State voter registration or updates (in person only).
August 3 Primary - Deposit your ballot in an official drop box by 8 p.m. on Election Day.

General Election

October 15 Start of 18-day voting period (through Election Day). Ballots are mailed out and Accessible Voting Units (AVUs) are available at voting centers.
October 25 Online and mail registrations must be received 8 days before Election Day. Register to vote in person during business hours and any time before 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.
November 2 Deadline for Washington State voter registration or updates (in person only).
November 2 General Election - Deposit your ballot in an official drop box by 8 p.m. on Election Day.