Key election dates for 2013

May 16, 2013 

Washington state election dates and deadlines:

Primary

July 8: Deadline for voter registration, address change and other updates

July 19: Start of 18-day voting period (through Election day). Ballots are mailed out and Accessible Voting Units (AVUs) are available at voting centers.

July 29: Deadline for new Washington State voter registration (in person only)

Aug. 6: Primary

General Election

Oct. 7: Deadline for voter registration, address change and other updates

Oct. 18: Start of 18-day voting period (through Election Day). Ballots are mailed out and Accessible Voting Units (AVUs) are available at voting centers.​

Oct. 28: Deadline for in-person new Washington State voter registration

Nov. 5: General Election

If you are registered to vote but miss the deadline to update your address, you can still vote. Contact your county elections department where you are currently registered to request a ballot.

Registrations and updates submitted after the deadline will take effect for the next election.

Links to local and state election sites

Washington Secretary of State
www.sos.wa.gov/elections/

Benton County Election Department
www.bentonelections.com/Benton_County_Election_Department.html

Franklin County Elections
wei.sos.wa.gov/county/franklin/en/Elections/CurrentElection

Links to local and state election sites

Washington Secretary of State
www.sos.wa.gov/elections/

Benton County Election Department
www.bentonelections.com/Benton_County_Election_Department.html

Franklin County Elections
wei.sos.wa.gov/county/franklin/en/Elections/CurrentElection

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