Election Dates and Deadlines
Dates and Deadlines
New York State General Election
Deadline to update your addressMon, October 23, 2023
If you move, you must notify the Board of Elections of your new address by this date to vote in the general election.
Absentee ballot request deadline (online or by mail)Mon, October 23, 2023
The Board of Elections must receive your absentee ballot request by this date. Request your absentee ballot.
Voter Registration DeadlineSat, October 28, 2023
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Early VotingSat, October 28, 2023 - Sun, November 5, 2023
Vote early in person before Election Day! Find your early voting site and hours.
Absentee ballot request deadline (in person)Mon, November 6, 2023
Deadline to request an absentee ballot in person. Find your borough Board of Elections office.
General Election DayTue, November 7, 2023
Polls are open 6am-9pm. Find your poll site.
Deadline to return absentee ballotTue, November 7, 2023
Last day to postmark your absentee ballot or drop it off at a poll site. Find your poll site.
Deadline for Board of Elections to receive absentee ballotsTue, November 14, 2023
The Board of Elections must receive your absentee ballot by this date. However, your ballot must be postmarked by November7 to be valid.