District of Columbia Election Dates and Deadlines

Welcome to the District of Columbia Election Dates and Deadlines listing from U.S. Vote Foundation.

Here you can find out when District of Columbia elections will be held at the local, state and federal election level. There are many different deadlines associated with District of Columbia elections, such as voter registration deadlines, absentee ballot request and ballot return deadlines, date ranges for early voting, and in-person voting options. No matter the type of election, or whether you are voting at home or voting from abroad, this service will provide you with comprehensive election dates and deadlines for your voting state of District of Columbia.

District of Columbia Federal and State Elections

Tue Jun 4, 2024 - District of Columbia Presidential Primary

Voter Registration Deadline

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    Tue May 14, 2024
  • Election Day Registration & Voting
    Tue Jun 4, 2024

Absentee Ballot Request Deadline

Received by
Mon May 20, 2024

Absentee Ballot Return Deadline

Postmarked On or Before Election Day and Received by
Fri Jun 14, 2024

Early Voting Available

Early Voting

No early voting on Memorial Day.


From Sun May 26, 2024 to Sun Jun 2, 2024

Tue Nov 5, 2024 - District of Columbia General Election

Voter Registration Deadline

  • Received by
    Tue Oct 15, 2024
  • Election Day Registration & Voting
    Tue Nov 5, 2024

Absentee Ballot Request Deadline

Received by
Mon Oct 21, 2024

Absentee Ballot Return Deadline

Postmarked On or Before Election Day and Received by
Tue Nov 12, 2024

Early Voting Available

Early Voting
From Thu Oct 24, 2024 to Mon Nov 4, 2024

District of Columbia Local Elections

There are currently no upcoming local elections identified for this state.

District of Columbia Federal and State Elections

Tue Jun 4, 2024 - District of Columbia Presidential Primary

Voter Registration Deadline

Received by
Tue May 14, 2024

Absentee Ballot Request Deadline

Received by
Sat Jun 1, 2024

Absentee Ballot Return Deadline

Postmarked On or Before Election Day and Received by
Fri Jun 14, 2024

Tue Nov 5, 2024 - District of Columbia General Election

Voter Registration Deadline

Received by
Tue Oct 15, 2024

Absentee Ballot Request Deadline

Received by
Tue Oct 29, 2024

Absentee Ballot Return Deadline

Postmarked On or Before Election Day and Received by
Tue Nov 12, 2024

District of Columbia Local Elections

There are currently no upcoming local elections identified for this state.

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