Current Election Information
Quick links to general data and resources
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Check out the variety of formats! Accessible PDFs, audio files, flat text, and videos. Teachers and students can participate in the 2020 Student Mock Election, too!
Voting in Washington?
Check your registration at VoteWA.gov. After October 26, Washington citizens who still need to register (or update) must complete the process in person at a county elections office until November 3, 8:00 PM.
If you are registered to vote in Washington, there is no need to request a ballot. Your ballot packet is mailed out October 16 to the address where you’re registered.
Key dates, resources, and contacts. Election results are tabulated and posted after 8:00 PM on November 3. Each county certifies results November 24, and the Secretary of State certifies final results December 3.
Resource for voters facing possible displacement due to a wildfire.
Where do I vote?
At home! Your ballot is mailed out October 16. Use the state Voters’ Pamphlet to learn about candidates and measures (look for the green cover) delivered to households Oct 3 – 12. You may also vote an accessible device in person at a local elections office or voting center until 8:00 p.m. on November 3.
Download this comprehensive list of official ballot drop locations, or, for a personalized list sign in to VoteWA.gov. The statewide list will be updated periodically as Election Day approaches. For more information contact your local elections office.
Updated at the end of each day, this report breaks down the number of ballots received and turnout percentage by county.
Also known as the matchback report, this daily report contains ballots received, accepted, or challenged. Matching it back to the voter registration database reveals who has yet to vote. All voter information in the report is public information.
Request a complete list of voters and publicly available information. The extract is large and may require particular expertise or tools to navigate.
Doing some research?
Available in paper format, PDF, or GIS compatible precinct shapefiles.
This page contains links to publicly available election information for both current and historical data. Drilling down? Here’s contact info for each county elections office.
List of candidates who filed for office this year. Search by district, office, name, party preference and more.
Where can I find information about past elections?
Information on past elections, including results, voters’ pamphlets, offices open for election, lists of candidates who filed, and other data can be found on our Election Results and Voters’ Pamphlets page.
Forms for Voters Missing Signature Form, Signature Update Form, Voter Registration Forms and translated forms available.
Recounts Frequently Asked Questions.
Top 2 Primary: FAQs for Voters Washington voters do not register by party affiliation. There will be no party selection box on the envelope. You may vote for any candidate regardless of the candidate’s party preference.
Guide to Registering Voters Learn about guidelines and deadlines for hosting a registration drive.
Candidate Resources Forms, guides, and more.
Statewide Standards on What is a Vote Voter Intent Manual.