Register by: November 24, 2014
Request ballot by: December 2, 2014
Return ballot by: December 9, 2014*
*Voted ballots must be received by 8:00 p.m. in California on Election Day
Register by: May 23, 2016
Request ballot by: May 31, 2016
Return ballot by: June 7, 2016*
*Voted ballots must be postmarked by June 7 and arrive in California by June 10, 2016
The sample ballot booklet prepared by your county elections official contains information on local candidates and local races.
The Voter Information Guide is the official booklet the California Secretary of State prepares before each statewide election. It contains information on statewide candidates and nonpartisan background and analysis of state ballot measures and other important election-related information. For current and previous guides, visit our Voter Information Guides web page.
To find out who represents you in the U.S. Senate, U.S. House of Representatives, State Senate, and State Assembly, visit our Who Are My Representatives? web page.
For information on who represents you on the county board of supervisors, city council, local school board, and more, log onto your county elections official's website. A list of California's 58 county elections offices and their contact information is available on our Military and Overseas Voters Information web page.