March 6, 2018 -
day to file for a place on the Primary ballot for precinct chair
|First day to
file for all other candidates for offices that are regularly scheduled
to be on the Primary ballot.
deadline for candidates; filing deadline for independent candidates to
file declaration of intent.
||Monday, December 11,
2017 at 6:00 PM
|First day to
apply for a ballot by mail using Application for a Ballot by Mail (ABBM)
or Federal Postcard Application (FPCA).
Monday, January 1, 2018*
*First day to file does not move because of New Year’s Day holiday.
An “Annual ABBM” or FPCA for a January or February 2018 election may be
filed earlier, but not earlier than the 60th day before the date of the
January or February election.
Last Day to Register to Vote
||Monday, February 5,
*Actual deadline falls on Sunday but moves to the next business day.
|First Day of
*First business day after Presidents' Day
Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail
(Received, not Postmarked)
|Friday, February 23,
|Last Day of
Friday, March 2, 2018
|Last day to
Receive Ballot by Mail
||Tuesday, March 6,
2018 (Election Day) at 7:00 p.m. if carrier envelope is not postmarked,
OR Wednesday, March 7, 2018 (next business day after Election Day) at
5:00 p.m. if carrier envelope is postmarked by 7:00 p.m. at the location
of the election on Election Day (unless overseas or military voter