Election Dates

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(Forms available in English and multiple additional languages.)

 

Please note: Ballot available and mail dates are specific to Skagit County. State Law requires ballots to be mailed 18 days in advance of Election Day, but we mail our ballots 20 days in advance.

2019 Voter Registration Deadlines & Election Dates

You may register to vote or change the address on your voter registration at anytime. However, the following are registration deadlines for each election.
Last Day to Update Registration:
The last day to make changes to your voter registration if you are currently registered to vote anywhere in Washington State and be eligible to participate in the next election.
Last Day for New Registrations:
The last day to register to vote ONLY if you are not currently registered in Washington State and be eligible to participate in the next election. However, you must register in person at the:
Skagit County Auditor’s Office
700 S. 2nd St., Room 201
Mount Vernon, WA 98273
February 12 – Special Election
Last Day to Update: January 14
Last Day for New Registration: February 4
Ballots Available: January 23
Ballots Mailed: January 23
April 23 – Special Election
Last Day to Update: March 25
Last Day for New Registration: April 15
Ballots Available: April 3
Ballots Mailed: April 3
August 6 – Primary Election
Deadline for online & mail-in voter registration July 29
Deadline for WA State voter registration or updates (in person only) August 6
Ballots Available: July 17
Ballots Mailed: July 17
November 5 – General Election
Deadline for online & mail-in voter registration​ October 28
Deadline for WA State voter registration or updates (in person only)​ November 5
Ballots Available: October 16
Ballots Mailed: October 16​