Election Dates & Deadlines

U.S. Based Domestic Voters

State of Illinois Election Dates & Deadlines (more info)

Local Elections

Tue Apr 6, 2021 - Illinois Consolidated General Elections

Voter Registration Deadline

  • Wed Mar 10, 2021
  • Grace Period starts Thu Mar 11, 2021
  • Online by Sun Mar 21, 2021
  • Grace Period ends Tue Apr 6, 2021

Absentee Ballot Request Deadline

  • Thu Apr 1, 2021
  • Online by Thu Apr 1, 2021
  • Postmarked by Thu Apr 1, 2021
  • Post received by Thu Apr 1, 2021
  • In-Person Request by Mon Apr 5, 2021

Absentee Ballot Return Deadline

  • Tue Apr 6, 2021
  • Postmarked by Tue Apr 6, 2021
  • Post received by Tue Apr 20, 2021

Early Voting Available

  • At Election Authority Office as of Wed Mar 10, 2021
  • At Permanent Polling Places as of Mon Mar 22, 2021
- Early Voting ends Mon Apr 5, 2021
This election does not cover every locality, check with your local election office to confirm. For example, Chicago will not have an election on April 6, 2021.

 

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