Department of Elections

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San Francisco Debuts a New Voting System

San Francisco voters will begin using a new voting system in the November 5, 2019, Consolidated Municipal Election. While the new system offers expanded and improved features, voters will continue to use paper ballots. Watch this video for more information.
Learn more about the new voting system.

Topics in Focus

RFP: 2019 Ranked-Choice Voting Outreach

The Department announces the availability of funds and a Request for Proposals

What’s on the November 5, 2019, Ballot?

View the offices and measures you will vote on in the November 5 election

California's 2020 Presidential Primary Moves to March

Learn how California primary elections work and why your party preference matters

Accessible Voting

Explore accessible voting options, materials, and services

Non-Citizen Voting

Learn about eligibility requirements and voting in the November 5 School Board election

Overseas and Military Voting

Review voting options while living overseas or serving in the military or uniformed service

Latest News

Notice: Department of Elections Will Canvass SoMa West Community Benefit District Ballots on February 5, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO, Friday, February 1, 2019 — On Tuesday, February 5, the Department of Elections will conduct the canvass of ballots cast in the special election to establish a SoMa West Community Benefit District (CBD).

FINAL Election Results for the November 6, 2018, Consolidated General Election
SAN FRANCISCO, Tuesday, November 27, 2018 – Today the San Francisco Department of Elections certified the final election results for the November 6, 2018, Consolidated General Election.

Get in Touch with the Department

1 Dr Carlton B. Goodlett Place
City Hall, Room 48
San Francisco, CA 94102
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Hours: Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Email: SFVote@sfgov.org
Phone: (415) 554-4375
Fax: (415) 554-7344
TTY: (415) 554-4386

Language Access
中文: (415) 554-4367
Español: (415) 554-4366
Filipino: (415) 554-4310

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