Department of Elections
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.
Watch videos to learn about the voting machines that comprise the new system: and Ballot-Scanning MachineAccessible Ballot-Marking Device
Find out more about the new voting system.
Topics in Focus
Practice marking a ranked-choice voting contest with 10 rankings
View the offices and measures you will vote on in the November 5 election
Learn how California primary elections work and why your party preference matters
Explore accessible voting options, materials, and services
Learn about eligibility requirements and voting in the November 5 School Board election
You can still vote in the November 5 election! Learn about conditional registration and voting
The Department of Elections Will Provide Conditional Registration and Voting at Two Voting Centers for the November 5 Election
SAN FRANCISCO, Tuesday, October 22, 2019– San Franciscans who missed the October 21 deadline to register to vote or update their voter registration still have the opportunity to cast their ballots in the November 5 election!
The Department of Elections Reminds San Franciscans of the November 5 Election Deadlines
SAN FRANCISCO, Saturday, October 19, 2019 – Voting for the November 5 election is underway at the Voting Center in City Hall and by mail.
Get in Touch with the Department
1 Dr Carlton B. Goodlett Place
City Hall, Room 48
San Francisco, CA 94102
Hours: Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Phone: (415) 554-4375
Fax: (415) 554-7344
TTY: (415) 554-4386