The Westchester County Board of Elections is dedicated to ensuring that all eligible residents have the opportunity to register and vote in our county.

2020 Independent Nominating Petitions
July 1, 2020 - First day for signing Independent Nominating Petitions.
July 27 - July 30, 2020 – Dates for filing Independent Nominating Petitions.
2020 Political Calendar - update on Independent Nominating Petitions

2020 Primaries official results
The official results are now available.

2020 Primaries Elections updates
As of May 5, 2020, the Democratic Presidential Primary to be held June 23, 2020, has been reinstated due to court litigation.Read important information regarding the June 23, 2020 Primary Elections.

Important absentee application and ballot deadlines For June 23, 2020 Primary Elections:

  • For absentee applications received by email, fax or telephone, the deadline is close-of-business on June 16, 2020.
  • Absentee applications received by postal mail with a postmark on or before June 16 must be processed.
  • After June 16, voters may apply in person (over-the-counter) through June 22 or by Early Voting from June 13 to 21. Please check our early voting hours and locations.
  • All returned absentee ballots received by postal mail must be postmarked no later than June 23, 2020 (Primary Election Day).

The New York State Board of Elections unveils the Accessible Absentee Ballot Application.

Special Covid-19 message for 2020 candidates, voters and the general public for the 2020 Elections
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We are committed to keeping you aware of changes to the election law and how those changes affect voting in Westchester. Our office is here to assist you in any way we can.

Westchester County works hard to enourage and protect your right to vote as a United States citizen. From the county’s Board of Elections, you can find your polling place, register to vote and learn about absentee ballots.

You can learn how to run for office or obtain county, state and federal financial disclosure statements.

For additional voting information, visit Vote411, an interactive Web site created and maintained by the League of Women Voters. The site supplies personalized ballots and polling locations simply by entering your home address.

Send your comments to the Board of Elections.