How to Vote in New York

Find out everything you need to know about how to vote in New York.

Upcoming Elections and Deadlines in New York

New York City Primary Election
(Local)

New York City Primary Election

Jun 27, 2023

Early voting: Sat June 17, 2023 - Sun June 25, 2023 (closing time varies by county. Check with your local election official to find out when early voting closes.)

Voter Registration Deadline

Online: Received by Sat Jun 17, 2023
Mail: Received by Sat Jun 17, 2023
In person: received by Sat Jun 17, 2023

Same-Day Voter Registration

Election Day: Not Available
Early Voting Period: Not available

Absentee Ballot Deadlines

Deadline to Request an Absentee Ballot:
Mail: Received by Monday, June 12, 2023
In Person: Mon June 26, 2023
Deadline to Return Completed Absentee Ballot:
By mail: Postmarked by Tue June 27, 2023 and received by Tue July 4, 2023
In person: Received by Tue June 27, 2023

New York Primary Election
(State/Federal)

New York Primary Election

Jun 27, 2023

Voter Registration Deadline

Online: Received by Sat Jun 17, 2023
Mail: Received by Sat Jun 17, 2023
In person: received by Sat Jun 17, 2023

Same-Day Voter Registration

Election Day: Not Available
Early Voting Period: Not available

Absentee Ballot Deadlines

Deadline to Request an Absentee Ballot:
Mail: Received by Monday, June 12, 2023
In Person: Mon June 26, 2023
Deadline to Return Completed Absentee Ballot:
By mail: Postmarked by Tue June 27, 2023 and received by Tue July 4, 2023
In person: Received by Tue June 27, 2023

New York City General Election
(Local)

New York City General Election

Nov 07, 2023

Check back later for updated information.

New York General Election
(State/Federal)

New York General Election

Nov 07, 2023

Check back later for updated information.

Vote Early In-Person

Who can vote early?
Where can I go to vote early?
What do I need to bring to vote early?
Additional Resources

Drop Off Your Ballot

Does my state allow absentee/mail ballot drop-off?
Who is eligible to vote absentee/by mail?
When are the deadlines to request and drop off a ballot?
Where can I drop it off?
How to track your ballot
You can look up your absentee ballot status by using our online tool.
Additional Information

Mail Your Ballot

Who can request a mail or absentee ballot?
What are the deadlines to request and mail a ballot?
How to track your ballot
You can look up your absentee ballot status by using our online tool.
Additional Information

Vote In-Person on Election Day

Where do I vote?
Can I register to vote on Election Day?
What do I need to bring to vote?
Additional Information

Additional New York Resources

Who can register to vote in New York
Pre-registration
ID Requirements
Your State Election Official
Voting for People with Disabilities