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November 5, 2024 General Election

Common dates and deadlines that will be important for candidates and voters leading up to the 2024 General Election. Please keep in mind that this calendar is not a comprehensive list of all deadlines that must be met.

November 5, 2024 General Election Important Dates

Days to Election ("E")
July 15, 2024
Candidate filing period begins.
July 30, 2024
Last day that a candidate from the Primary Election may request a different ballot designation for use in the General Election.
July 31, 2024
FPPC semi-annual campaign statements due. (From last statement to 06/30/24)
August 9, 2024
Candidate filing period closes. This period is extended if an eligible incumbent fails to file.
August 14, 2024
Close of extended candidate filing period. (Applies to anyone other than the incumbent who did not file)
E-87 - E-83
August 15, 2024
Random alphabetized drawing for determining the ballot order of candidates’ names
September 9, 2024
Write-in candidate filing period begins.
September 26, 2024
FPPC 1st Pre-Election Campaign Statement Form 460 or 470 is due (Filing period 7/1/24-9/21/24)
October 7, 2024
Ballots & County Voter Information Guides mailed to voters.
October 7, 2024
Early voting is available at the Registrar of Voters Office, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
October 7, 2024
Ballot drop boxes open throughout the County.
October 21, 2024
Last day to register to vote and have a ballot mailed to you.
October 22, 2024
Voters must register to vote in person at any Vote Center location or at the County Elections Office until Election Day.
October 22, 2024
Close of write-in candidacy and nomination paper period
October 24, 2024
FPPC 2nd Pre-Election Campaign Statement Form 460 is due (Filing period 9/22/24-10/19/24)
October 26, 2024
11-Day Vote Centers open
October 29, 2024
Last day to request a ballot by mail, if registered to vote by October 21st.
November 2, 2024
4-Day Vote Centers open
November 5, 2024
ELECTION DAY - Polls open 7 am - 8 pm.
November 12, 2024
Ballots must be received, postmarked on or before Election Day, and received at the County Election’s Office to be counted.
December 5, 2024
Last day for county elections officials to certify election results.


All candidates for state and local offices are responsible for filing campaign disclosure statements.
Please refer to the Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) for filing schedules.


Disclaimer: The information contained in these pages was valid at the time of publication. The County Clerk / Recorder / Registrar of Voters reserves the right to modify, update, change or make improvements at any time, without notice, and assumes no liability for damages incurred directly or indirectly as a result of errors, omissions or discrepancies.