Voter Registration and Elections
Office of the Registrar of Voters

News Release

​​​February 9, 2024​

​Contact: Voter Registration and Elections
(916) 875-6451

Registration Deadline Approaching and
Conditional Voter Registration to Begin

Tuesday, February 20, is the last day to register to vote, update voter's residential address or change party affiliation for the March 5, 2024, Presidential Primary Election. Residents are encouraged to register at or pick-up a voter registration card at any Sacramento Public Library, post office or the Voter Registration and Elections (VRE) Office at 7000 65th Street, Suite A, Sacramento, CA 95823. In order to be a registered voter, the voter registration form must be filled out completely, signed and postmarked by February 20, or hand-delivered to the VRE Office by 5:00 p.m. on February 20.

Conditional Voter Registration (CVR) begins Wednesday, February 21. Eligible residents who missed the February 20, registration deadline may complete a voter registration form available at the VRE Office or at any Vote Center. Upon completion of the form, a VRE representative will provide the individual with a CVR provisional ballot which must be voted at the time and location it is received. Once the registration form has been processed and eligibility is verified the CVR ballot is counted. Residents may check their registration status on My Voter Portal.

Voters are encouraged to vote their ballot, sign their pink Vote by Mail envelope and return their ballot early. Information on the days and hours of operation for Ballot Drop Boxes or upcoming Vote Centers is available on the VRE website at, or use the direct links in the Key Election Dates below. 

For more information, contact VRE at (916) 875-6451, 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

Open Now

Ballot Drop Boxes are located throughout the County and are open through Election Day. See the Ballot Drop Box list for locations, days and hours of operation.

Tuesday, February 20

Close of voter registration for the March 5, 2024, Presidential Primary Election. Voter registration forms must be postmarked by this date or delivered to the VRE Office at 7000 65th Street, Suite A, Sacramento, CA 95823 by 5:00 p.m. Online voter registration must be completed before midnight on this date at

Wednesday, February 21

Conditional Voter Registration (CVR) begins. CVR voters must vote in person at a Vote Center or the VRE Office at 7000 65th Street, Suite A, Sacramento, CA 95823. CVR voting is available February 21, through Election Day. For more information visit our website

Saturday, February 24

11 Day Vote Centers open

Tuesday, February 27

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, March 2

All Vote Centers open throughout the County

Tuesday, March 5

Election Day 

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