Election Dates & Deadlines

U.S. Based Domestic Voters

State of Washington Election Dates & Deadlines (more info)

Federal and State Elections

Tue Nov 3, 2020 - Washington General Election

Voter Registration Deadline

  • Online by Mon Oct 26, 2020
  • Post received by Mon Oct 26, 2020
  • Election Day Registration & Voting Tue Nov 3, 2020

Absentee Ballot Request Deadline

In-Person Request by Mon Oct 26, 2020

Absentee Ballot Return Deadline

  • Postmarked by Tue Nov 3, 2020
  • Received in Dropbox by Tue Nov 3, 2020 8:00pm PST
  • Received by Sun Nov 8, 2020

Early Voting Available

Fri Oct 16, 2020 - Tue Nov 3, 2020
All registered WA voters will automatically receive an absentee ballot. File a ballot request only if you will be away from your home address. The dates and hours for Vote Centers vary by county, please contact your local election office for details. (Voter Centers are places where you can vote in-person early or on election day.)


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