Next General Election or Primary: Tuesday, November 8, 2016
- Deadline to register to vote, or update an existing registration, for the November 8, 2016 General Election is Monday, October 17, 2016
- Deadline to request an absentee ballot to be mailed to you is 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 1, 2016. Your request must be received by your Registrar by 5:00 p.m.
- Deadline to request an absentee ballot by appearing in-person is 4:30 p.m. Saturday, November 5, 2016
Notice to voters using US mail service: the USPS delivery standards changed early last year so that First Class delivery went from 1-3 days to 2-5 days and Standard delivery is now 2-9 days. Please take this into consideration as you start thinking towards absentee voting for the Presidential election.
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8/9/16 Media Release Regarding Free Photo ID Opportunities and New Polling Precincts
Our Mission Statement
The mission of the Elections and Registration Department is to register citizens of Suffolk City to vote; to ensure that elections are impartial, fair, accurate, and accessible to all voters; to provide excellent customer service to voters, candidates, and the media; and to help the public understand and follow the laws, rules, and regulations.
The department enforces strict adherence to all current Federal, State, and Local laws, as well as to State Board of Elections rules concerning registering to vote and voting, and serves all citizens in election related matters.