Election Dates & Deadlines

U.S. Based Domestic Voters

State of Iowa Election Dates & Deadlines (more info)

Federal and State Elections

Mon Feb 3, 2020 - Iowa Caucuses

Voter Registration Deadline

Election Day Registration & Voting Mon Feb 3, 2020

Absentee Ballot Request Deadline

Absentee Ballot Return Deadline

 

Tue Jun 2, 2020 - Iowa State Primary Election

Voter Registration Deadline

  • Fri May 22, 2020
  • Postmarked by Fri May 22, 2020
  • Post received by Fri May 22, 2020
  • In-Person, Received by Fri May 22, 2020
  • Election Day Registration & Voting Tue Jun 2, 2020

Absentee Ballot Request Deadline

Fri May 29, 2020

Absentee Ballot Return Deadline

Tue Jun 2, 2020 9:00pm CDT

In-person Absentee Voting Available

Mon May 4, 2020 - Mon Jun 1, 2020

 

Tue Nov 3, 2020 - Iowa General Election

Voter Registration Deadline

  • Fri Oct 23, 2020
  • Postmarked by Fri Oct 23, 2020
  • Post received by Fri Oct 23, 2020
  • In-Person, Received by Fri Oct 23, 2020
  • Election Day Registration & Voting Tue Nov 3, 2020

Absentee Ballot Request Deadline

Fri Oct 30, 2020

Absentee Ballot Return Deadline

Tue Nov 3, 2020 9:00pm CST

In-person Absentee Voting Available

Mon Oct 5, 2020 - Mon Nov 2, 2020

 

Tue Nov 3, 2020 - Iowa General Election

Voter Registration Deadline

  • Fri Oct 23, 2020
  • Postmarked by Fri Oct 23, 2020
  • Post received by Fri Oct 23, 2020
  • In-Person, Received by Fri Oct 23, 2020
  • Election Day Registration & Voting Tue Nov 3, 2020

Absentee Ballot Request Deadline

Fri Oct 30, 2020

Absentee Ballot Return Deadline

Tue Nov 3, 2020 9:00pm CST

In-person Absentee Voting Available

Mon Oct 5, 2020 - Mon Nov 2, 2020

 

Local Elections

Tue Dec 3, 2019 - Des Moines City Election

Voter Registration Deadline

  • Sat Oct 28, 2017
  • Postmarked by Fri Nov 22, 2019
  • Post received by Fri Nov 22, 2019
  • In-Person, Received by Fri Nov 22, 2019
  • Election Day Registration & Voting Tue Dec 3, 2019

Absentee Ballot Request Deadline

Fri Nov 29, 2019

Absentee Ballot Return Deadline

Tue Dec 3, 2019 9:00pm CST

In-person Absentee Voting Available

Contact Local Election Office - Sat Nov 2, 2019

 

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