Board of Elections

Upcoming Elections

Special Elections for certain Assembly and Senate Districts will be held on April 24, 2018. The Assembly Districts with a special election are the: 5th, 10th, 17th, 39th, 74th, 80th, 102nd, 107th, and 142nd Assembly districts. The Senate Districts with a special election are the 32nd and 37th Senate Districts. Polls will be open from 6AM to 9PM in all districts.

The next statewide election is the 2018 Federal Primary Election on June 26th.

The state primary election date was moved to Thursday, September 13, 2018, pursuant to Chapter 3 of the laws of 2017.

The general election will be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.

Voter Information

Proposed Regulation For Comment:

Proposed Amendments to Part 6203 (pdf 166KB)

Adopted Emergency Regulation (And For Public Comment For Final Adoption) Changing Part 6215 -- Publication of Candidate Website Addresses By State Board of Elections (pdf 165KB)

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Calendar of Events

May 2018

Date Event Additional Information
12:00 P.M.
Commissioners Meeting State Board Offices
40 North Pearl Street
5th Floor
Albany NY 12207
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