Election Dates and Deadlines

New York Primary Election

New York State Primary Election

Deadline to change your political party

Tue, February 14, 2023

Last day to change your political party before the June 27 primary election.

Absentee ballot request deadline (online)

Mon, June 12, 2023

Deadline to request your absentee ballot online or by mail. Request your absentee ballot.

Voter Registration Deadline

Sat, June 17, 2023

We’ve partnered with Turbovote to make registration easy. Register to vote.

Deadline to update your address

Sat, June 17, 2023

If you move, you must notify the Board of Elections of your new address by this date to vote in the primary election.

Early Voting

Sat, June 17, 2023 - Sun, June 25, 2023

Vote early in person before Election Day! Find your early voting site and hours.

Absentee ballot request deadline (in person)

Mon, June 26, 2023

Deadline to request an absentee ballot in person. Find your borough Board of Elections office.

Primary Election Day

Tue, June 27, 2023

Polls are open 6am-9pm. Find your poll site.

Deadline to return absentee ballot

Tue, June 27, 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 ballots

Tue, July 4, 2023

The Board of Elections must receive your absentee ballot by this date. However, your ballot must be postmarked by June 27 to be valid.