Voter Registration and Elections
Office of the Registrar of Voters

News Release

​​​​July 21, 2021​

Contact: Voter Registration and Elections


Ballot Dr​op Box and Vote Center Locations Posted


Voter Registration and Elections (VRE) has posted the Ballot Drop Box and Vote Center locations that are confirmed for the September 14, 2021 California Gubernatorial Recall Election on their website. This list will be updated as additional sites are confirmed.

Vote by Mail ballots will be mailed to voters beginning Monday, August 16, 2021. Ballot Drop Boxes will begin opening Monday, August 16, 2021, and Vote Centers will begin opening Saturday, September 4, 2021. The confirmed list and map of Ballot Drop Box and Vote Center locations and their days and hours of operation can be found at:

For more information, contact VRE at (916) 875-6451, email ,  or use the toll-free voter assistance hotline at (800) 762-8019. The hotline has the ability to connect voters with disabilities with TTY (Text Telephone).​

Key Election Dates​​


​​​Monday, August 16

Mailing of ballots to all registered voters begins

​Monday, August 16

​Voted ballots may be returned by mail (no postage needed) or in any of the Ballot Drop Boxes located throughout the County

​Monday, August 30

​Close of voter registration for the September 14, 2021 California Gubernatorial Recall Election. Voter registration forms must be postmarked by this date or delivered to the VRE Office at 7000 65th Street, Suite A, Sacramento 95823 by 5:00 p.m. Online voter registration must be completed before midnight on this date at

​Tuesday, August 31

​Conditional Voter Registration (CVR) begins

​Saturday, September 4

​11 Day Vote Centers open

​Tuesday, September 7

​Last day a Vote by Mail (VBM) ballot can be mailed to you. After this date, VBM ballots are only available at the VRE Office or Vote Centers

Saturday, September 11

All Vote Centers open throughout the County

​Tuesday​, September 14

Election Day​

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