Tuesday, May 29 Is the Last Day to Request a Ballot by Mail for the June 5 Election

Department of Elections
City and County of San Francisco
John Arntz, Director

For Immediate Release
SAN FRANCISCO, Tuesday, May 29, 2018–Today is the last day voters can request a ballot to be mailed to them for the June 5 election. There are various ways to apply for a vote-by-mail ballot to meet today’s deadline:

  • Complete an online application at sfelections.org/vbm
  • Call the Department of Elections at (415) 554-4375
  • Visit the Department’s office in City Hall, Room 48​

Telephone requests and mailed or hand-delivered applications for a vote-by-mail ballot must be received by the Department of Elections no later than 5 p.m.; online applications must be submitted before midnight.

After today’s deadline, voters who are unable, for any reason, to vote at the Voting Center or at their polling place on Election Day may authorize anyone to pick up their ballot at the Department’s City Hall Voting Center during voting hours. Voters may use the Ballot Pick-Up Authorization Form on sfelections.org or their own written authorization. The written authorization must be signed under penalty of perjury and include the voter’s name, date of birth, signature, residential address, and the name of person authorized to pick up the ballot.

Voters with questions about voting are advised to contact the Department of Elections at (415) 554-4375, write to sfvote@sfgov.org, or visit the Department’s office in City Hall, Room 48.

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Department of Elections
City and County of San Francisco
1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 48
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 554-4375
sfelections.org

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