​​​​​October 18, 2018

Contact: Voter Registration and Elections


Voter Registration Deadline Approaching

Sacramento County Voter Registration and Elections (VRE) reminds residents that Monday, October 22, 2018 is the last day to register to vote, update voter's residential address or change pa​rty affiliation for the November 6, 2018 General Election.
Residents are encouraged to register online or pick-up a voter registration card at any Sacramento Public Library, post office or the Elections Office, 7000 65th Street, Suite A, Sacramento 95823. In order to be a registered voter, the voter registration form must be filled out completely, signed and postmarked by October 22, 2018, or hand-delivered t​o the Elections Office by 5:00 p.m. by October 22, 2018. 

Residents who are unsure of their voter registration status may use the voter registration lookup system or call the elections office.

 Voters are encouraged to return their ballots early and sign their pink Vote by Mail envelope in order for their ballot to be counted. Information on the days and hours of operation for Ballot Drop Boxes or upcoming Vote Centers is available on the VRE website at www.Elections.SacCounty.net​, or use the links in the Key Election Dates below.

Key Election Dates

​October ​22​​

​C​lose of voter registration for November General Election. Voter registration forms must be mailed (postmarked by this date) or delivered to the Elections Office, 7000 65th Street, Suite A, Sacramento. Online voter registration must be completed before midnight www.re​gistertovote.ca.gov
October 23
​Conditional Voter Registration (CVR) begins. Voting period for new citizens who are sworn in after close of registration for this election begins
October 27
​Eighteen 11 Day Vote Centers open for this election
October 30
​Last day a VBM ballot can be mailed to you. After this date, VBM ballots are only available at the Elections Office or Vote Centers
November 3
All 78 Vote Centers open​ for this election​​
​November 6
​Election Day – all ballots must be received or postmarked by 8:00 p.m.​

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