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VOTER INFORMATION

Important Dates & Deadlines (August 2022 Primary)

*On April 20, 2022, a federal court ruled that if legislative maps were not approved by the state court by May 28, the federal court would order an August 2 primary election date using the third set of maps approved by the Ohio Redistricting Commission. The August 2 primary election would include races for Ohio House, Ohio Senate, and State Central Committee. All dates are subject to change.

Deadline to Register

Deadline to Request Mail/Absentee Ballot

Deadline to Return Mail/Absentee Ballot

Early Voting

Election Day Voting

 July 5

Requests for vote-by-mail/absentee ballots must be received by 12:00 p.m. on July 30.

All vote-by-mail/absentee ballots must be received at the Board of Elections by 7:30 p.m. on August 2.Early in-person voting runs from July 6 to August 1. All registered Ohio voters may vote early in person.August 2, from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Visit ohiosos.gov/elections/voters/ to easily check your registration status, update your registration, or register to vote.

VOTER REGISTRATION

Who can register to vote in Ohio?

In order to register to vote in Ohio, a person must:

  • Be a citizen of the United States.
  • Be at least 18 years old on or before the day of the general election.
  • Be a resident of Ohio for at least 30 days immediately before the election in which you want to vote.

 

How can you register to vote in Ohio?

There are three ways that you can register to vote:

  1. Voters can register to vote online [here], if they have an Ohio driver's license or an Ohio identification card number.
  2. Voters can also register to vote by mailing or hand delivering a voter registration form to their Board of Elections. Forms are available [here]
  3. Voters may obtain a voter registration form and register to vote in person at any of the following locations | See More | 
  • Voters using the paper form can provide an Ohio driver's license number, the last four digits of their Social Security Number, or include a copy of a current and valid photo identification, a military identification, a current (within the last 12 months) utility bill, bank statement, government check, paycheck, or government document (other than a notice of voter registration mailed by a board of elections) that shows the voter's name and current address. 

 

VOTING INFORMATION

Vote-by-Mail in the august 2, 2022 Primary Election

1. Request or print a Vote-by-Mail Application at the following links: 
Cuyahoga County | Lake County | Geauga County | Other
2. Complete the request and return the request form to your county Board of Elections:

Cuyahoga County Board of Elections Lake County Board of Elections Geauga County Board of Elections

P.O. Box 89448 Cleveland, OH 44101

P.O. Box 490 105 Main Street, Suite 107, Painesville, OH 44077 470 Center Street, Building 6-A, Chardon, OH 44024

Is your county Board of Elections office not listed above? Click Here

3. Wait to recieve your ballot in the mail from the Board of Elections.
4. Return your voted ballot by U.S. Mail or deliver it in person using the secure on site dropbox.
5. Track your Vote-by-Mail Ballot at the following links:
Cuyahoga County | Lake County | Geauga County | Other

 

Voting early in person in the August 2, 2022 Primary Election

Registered voters may vote in person at their county Board of Elections at the scheduled times:

Weekdays July 6-8 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Weekdays July 11-15 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Weekdays July 18-22 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Weekdays July 24-29 8:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Saturday July 30 8:00 a.m.-4:00p.m.
Sunday July 31 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Monday August 1 8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

 

Cuyahoga County Board of Elections Lake County Board of Elections Geauga County Board of Elections

2925 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44115

105 Main Street, Suite 107, Painesville, OH 44077 470 Center Street, Building 6-A, Chardon, OH 44024

Is your county Board of Elections office not listed above? Click Here

  • Voters must bring an Ohio driver's license/Ohio interim documentation, an Ohio identification card, a federal government photo ID, or an Ohio Concealed Weapons ID. Those without a photo ID may use a current (within the last 12 months) utility bill, bank statement, government check, paycheck, or government document (other than a notice of voter registration mailed by a board of elections) that shows the voter's name and current address.

 

Voting on Election Day AUGUST 2, 2022

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