2022 California General
Vote-by-mail ballots must postmarked on or before Election day and received by November 15, 2022.
Ballots continue to be counted after Election Day during the official canvass period.
County elections officials must complete final official results by December 8, 2022.
The Secretary of State will certify the results on December 16, 2022
November 2022 Ballot Return Updates
- Key Dates and Deadlines for 2022 General Election
- California Vote Counting Process
- Certified List of Candidates (PDF)
- Official Voter Information Guide
- Translated Election Information
- California Elections Rumor Control
- Voting Technologies in use by County for November 8, 2022, General Election (PDF)
- County Election Method and Voting Location Statistics (PDF)
- Complete General Election Calendar (PDF)
- Related Press Releases