Voter Registration Deadlines for the General Election

Mark your calendars, General Election Day is Nov. 3
 
Our vote is our voice. Keep in mind these important dates and deadlines ahead of the General Election!
 
Sept. 22: National Voter Registration Day
Oct. 9: Voter Registration Deadline for General Election
Oct. 24 – Nov. 1: Early Voting for General Election
 

Change of Enrollment

Change of Enrollments are effective immediately, except for those filed between Feb. 15-June 30. Change of Enrollments filed between Feb.15-June 30 will take effect on June 30.

OCT. 9
Mail Registration: Last day to postmark application for the General Election. Must be received by Board of Elections by Oct. 14.
 
In Person Registration: Last day application must be received by Board of Elections to be eligible to vote in the General Election. If honorably discharged from the military or have become a naturalized citizen since Oct. 10, you may register in person at the Board of Elections up until Oct. 24.


Change of Address

OCT. 14
Changes of address for the General Election received by this date must be processed.
 

Absentee Voting Deadlines for the General Election

 
OCT. 27
Last day to postmark application or letter of application for General Election ballot.
 
NOV. 2
Last day to apply in person for General Election ballot.
 
NOV. 3
Last day to postmark General Election ballot. Must be received by the county board no later than Nov. 10.
 
Last day to deliver General Election ballot in person to county board, by close of polls on Election Day.
 

Military/Special Federal Voters

SEPT. 18
Deadline to transmit ballots to eligible Military/Special Federal voters.
 
OCT. 9
Last day for Board of Elections to receive application for Special Federal absentee ballot for the General Election if not previously registered.
 
OCT. 24
Last day for Board of Elections to receive application for Military absentee ballot for the General Election if not previously registered.
 
OCT. 27
Last day for Board of Elections to receive application for Military/Special Federal absentee ballot for the General Election if already registered.
 
NOV. 2
Last day to apply personally for a Military absentee ballot for General Elections if previously registered.
 
NOV. 3
Last day to postmark Military/Special Federal ballot for General Election. Must be received by the Board of Elections by Nov. 16.
 
For more information about voting, visit the following websites:
The New York City Board of Elections
https://www.vote.nyc
The City University of New York (CUNY)