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Voting In San Joaquin County

  • Registration

    For information about eligibility to vote or to check your registration status click the link below.

    Registration Information
    your voting options

    Every voter will be mailed a ballot package on Monday, August 16, 2021.
    You can request a replacement ballot in our office or at a Polling Place.
    There are four (4) ways to vote, use the links below for more information:

    OPTION 1 | Vote-by-Mail

    • Every voter will be mailed a ballot package on Monday, August 16, 2021.
    • To request a replacement Vote-by-Mail ballot after August 16, 2021, fill out our online form Electronic Vote-by-Mail Application or complete and return a Vote by Mail Application (PDF), or you can contact the Registrar of Voters at (209) 468-2890 or email vbm@sjgov.org
    • Ballots can be returned by mail, in person at a Polling Place or at one of the available drop box locations near you.
    • Track your ballot. Find out if we have received your ballot, if it was counted, and if not why it wasn’t counted.
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    OPTION 2 | Vote in-Person at the Registrar’s Office when it is Convenient for You

    • You may pick up a Vote-by-Mail ballot or get a replacement ballot
    • You may Vote on an accessible touch screen voting machine
      at the Registrar’s Office, located at 44 N. San Joaquin St., Stockton.
    • The San Joaquin County Registrar of Voters’ Office is open Monday-Friday 8am to 5pm.
    • On Election Day, the Registrar’s Office will be open 7am to 8pm.

    OPTION 3 | Vote in-Person at a Polling Place

    Find a Polling Place near you - Hours for all Polling Places are:
    Election Day   7:00 am - 8:00 pm


    • You may Vote on an accessible touch screen voting machine at the Polling Place.
    • On Election Day, all Polling Places will be open 7am to 8pm.

    OPTION 4 | Accessible Vote-by-Mail Ballots

    For the Election, all voters can use a Remote Accessible Vote by Mail Ballot to safely vote at home. Ballots are compatible with screen-reader technology for voters with disabilities. Once the ballot is marked, it needs to be printed out and returned to the Office of the Registrar of Voters. Please read the instructions carefully. Ballots cannot be submitted online or by email.

    • Ballots returned in person must be returned by 8:00pm Election Day.
    • Ballots returned by mail must be postmarked on or before Election Day and received by the office of the Registrar of Voters 7 days after Election Day to be counted.

    Accessible Vote-by-Mail Ballots

    Voting Systems

    Hart Verity Voting 3.1 - How to Use Your County's Voting System


    To find out more about how votes are processed once a ballot is cast and the security measures we take to protect them click the links below.

    Voting Systems Information
    Security

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