Elections

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Courthouse Hours: Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Election Day Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.


Need to update your voter registration? Click here


Current Election Results - (Will be available on election night, August 4, 2020.)

Election results from 8 pm are normally posted on our website within 5 – 15 minutes of printing out the results from the tabulation machine. For statewide or individual county results for past or present click here.


Upcoming Elections 
2020 Primary Election August 4, 2020
2020 General Election November 3, 2020

Resources:

Election Schedule: August 4, 2020 Primary 
DateElection Activity 
June 19, 2020Military & Oversees Ballots mailed by this date
July 15, 2020Domestic Ballots mailed by this date
OnlineElection Observer Training Click Here 
July 14, 2020Official Logic & Accuracy Test. Time 9:30 am, Location:Election Processing Center
July 27, 2020Last day for new voter registrations and updates online, by mail and registration drives.
August 1, 2020**(Saturday) Possible ballot processing (8:30 a.m. -4:30 p.m.) **Date/time subject to change depending on workload.**
August 3, 2020Begin final ballot processing
August 4, 2020Last day for new registrations and updates in person: 8:00 p.m. Election Night.
August 4, 2020Election Day (Results at 8:00 p.m.)
August 5, 2020**Additional ballots counted by 4:00 p.m. **(Date/time may change depending on volume)**
August 10, 2020**Additional ballots counted by 4:00 p.m. **(Date/time may change depending on volume)**
August 13, 2020**Additional ballots counted by 4:00 p.m. **(Date/time may change depending on volume)**
August 17,2020County Canvassing Board pre-certification meeting - 12:30 p.m. in the Election Processing Center.
August 18,2020County Canvassing Board certification meeting - 1:00 p.m. in the Election Processing Center.
Calendar Key
**= Date/Time subject to change depending on volume/ workload 
TBD= To be determined 
The Election Processing Center is located on the 1st floor of the County Courthouse in the Auditor’s Office.


Ballot drop boxes Locations

NO Electioneering within 25 ft. of drop boxes

County Courthouse 
1820 Jefferson St.
  • Back parking lot of County Courthouse: Opens 20 days prior to Election Day, accessible 24/7. The box is closed and locked at 8:00 p.m. Election Day.

Auditor’s Office 
 1820 Jefferson St.
  • First floor County Courthouse: Ballot box located in the hallway just outside the Auditor’s Office. The office is open M – F, with the exception of holidays, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. with Election Day hours 8:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Brinnon Community Center 
 306144 Hwy 101, Brinnon
  • Opens 20 days prior to Election Day, accessible 24/7. The box is closed and locked at 8:00 p.m. Election Day.

Quilcene Community Center 
294952 Hwy 101, Quilcene
  • Opens 20 days prior to Election Day, accessible 24/7. The box is closed and locked at 8:00 p.m. Election Day.

Jefferson County Library 
620 Cedar Ave., Port Hadlock
(Next to the book drop box in parking lot)
  • Opens 20 days prior to Election Day, accessible 24/7. The box is closed and locked at 8:00 p.m. Election Day.

Nordland Fire Station 
6633 Flagler Rd, Nordland
Opens 20 days prior to Election Day, accessible 24/7. The box is closed and locked at 8:00 p.m. Election Day.


Your Ballot

Voting in two places, or attempting to vote twice, is a felony.

You may only vote once; If you received a ballot from your current county, AND received one from your previous state or county DO NOT vote the one from your previous state or county!

What’s on your ballot?

Your residence address determines which candidates and measures will be on your ballot.

  • For a customized ballot showing only what is on your ballot, click on the MyBallot link in the green side bar
  • To see all candidates, measures and/or issues, click on the Online Voters’ Guide in the green side bar
  • For Democratic Precinct Committee Officer (PCO) candidate information, please visit the Jefferson County Democrats website

Sample Ballot


Additional Election Information

 

Notice of Election-Document will be available July 15, 2020

Public Disclosure Commission

Optical Scan Security Plan to begin final processing the day before the election

Election System Security

Receive it, Vote it, Sign it, Send it - Click for more information

Frequently asked Questions about Elections in Washington State - Click for more information

Accessible Voting Information:

Voter Accessibility Advisory Committee - VAAC

More Information about  accessible voting click here 

How to use the AutoMark - Video courtesy of Thurston County Elections. Please contact Jefferson County Elections with questions, 360.385.9117.

DASH - Disability Awareness Starts Here 

Jefferson County Council of the Blind

Other Information

Voter Registration Data Order Form

How to Challenge a Voter Registration

Archived Election Files (1985 - 2006) Click on Auditor

Archived Oaths of Office (1976 - 2009) Click on Auditor

Oaths of Office (2010 -  current)


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