Department of Elections

View key dates for the March 3, 2020, Presidential Primary Election
View key dates for the November 3, 2020, Consolidated General Election


For the March 3, 2020, Presidential Primary Election, a political party preference in voters’ registration records determines which presidential candidates, if any, will appear on their ballots. Check your party preference using the Voter Portal. You may need to take action to vote for your preferred presidential candidate!

Topics in Focus

Voter Portal

Check your party preference, request a ballot for the March 3, 2020 Primary, and more!

What’s on the March 3, 2020, Ballot?

View the offices and measures on the March 3, 2020 ballot

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

March 2020 Presidential Primary Ballot Tool

Check if you need to take any action to get a ballot with your preferred presidential candidate

San Francisco’s Voting System

Learn about the voting system used to conduct elections in San Francisco

Latest News

The Department of Elections Begins Logic and Accuracy Testing of the Voting Equipment for the March 3 Election
SAN FRANCISCO, Saturday, January 18, 2020 – In preparation for the March 3, 2020, Consolidated Presidential Primary Election, the Department of Elections will begin Logic and Accuracy testing of the voting equipment on Friday, January 24.

The Department of Elections Invites San Franciscans to Volunteer as Poll Workers on Election Day, Tuesday, March 3
SAN FRANCISCO, Tuesday, January 14, 2020– The Department of Elections is actively recruiting people interested in serving as poll workers in the March 3 election.

Get in Touch with the Department

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

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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