Election Deadlines

2024 Statewide Primary Election 

Wednesday, December 13th, 5:00 pm                     Last day for political subdivisions to request the adjustment of election district boundaries.
Friday, January 5th First day a person may file for office to have his or her name placed on the ballot as a candidate.
Friday, January 5th, 5:00 pm Last day for political subdivisions to certify the offices to be filled, terms, vacancies, votes to cast, and filing deadlines.
Monday, January 15th Office is closed in observance of Martin Luther King. Jr. Day
  First day to accept early voting ballot applications.
Thursday, February 15th, 5:00 pm Last day for incumbents (any current office holder) to file for office.
Friday, March 1st Last day for a candidate to file a statement of financial interests with the NADC.
Friday, March 1st, 5:00 pm Last day for non-incumbents (new filers) to file for office.
                                                                                            Last day for a political subdivision to certify a special issue on the primary election ballot.
Friday, April 5th     First day that drop boxes are open.
Monday, April 8th  First day that early voting ballots are mailed to voters.
Monday, April 15th First day for early voting in person. 
Monday, April 29th, 6:00 pm Last day for deputy registrars to register voters.
Monday, April 29th                                                                        Last day for voter registrations to be completed by mail, online, at the DMV, or be delivered to the election office by someone other than the person registering to vote.
  Postmark deadline for mailed-in voter registrations.
Friday, May 3rd, 6:00 pm Last day to register to vote in person.
  Last day for early voting ballots to be mailed to a specific address.
  Last day to submit a request for a replacement ballot to be mailed.
Tuesday, May 14th

Statewide Primary Election Day

Tuesday, May 14th, 8:00 am Polls open until 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday, May 14th, 8:00 pm Deadline for return of early voting ballot in person or at a ballot drop box.
Tuesday, May 21st Deadline to present valid photographic identification to the election commission by voter who failed to do so at the time of voting.
Thursday, May 23rd Deadline for verification of provisional ballots and provisional voter identification verification ballots.