2021 Election Dates

Important Dates Relating to 2021 Elections

February 16 First day to circulate and file nomination petitions

March 9 Last day to circulate and file nomination petitions

March 10 First day to circulate and file nomination papers

March 16 Last day to file objections to nomination petitions

March 24 Last day for withdrawal by candidates who filed nomination petitions

May 3 Last day to REGISTER before the primary

May 11 Last day to apply for a mail-in or civilian absentee ballot

May 18 Last day for County Board of Elections to receive voted mail-in and civilian absentee ballots (must be received by 8:00 P.M.)

May 18 — Primary Election

May 19 First day to REGISTER after Primary election

May 25 Last day for County Board of Elections to receive voted military and overseas absentee ballots (submitted for delivery no later than 11:59 P.M. on May 17)

August 2 Last day to circulate and file nomination papers

August 9 Last day to file objections to nomination papers

August 9 Last day for withdrawal by candidates nominated by nomination papers

August 9 Last day for withdrawal by candidates nominated at the primary

October 18 Last day to REGISTER before the November election

October 26 Last day to apply for a mail-in or civilian absentee ballot

November 2 Last day for County Boards of Elections to receive voted mail-in and civilian absentee ballots (must be received by 8:00 P.M.)

November 2 — General Election

November 3 First day to REGISTER after November election

November 2 A primary is scheduled for May 18, 2021.

November 9 Last day for County Board of Elections to receive voted military and overseas absentee ballots (submitted for delivery no later than 11:59 P.M. on November 1)