The General Election test data is randomly generated for use in application testing by Secretary of State staff and clients until November 6, 2018.
This sample data does not represent projected outcomes in any contest.
General information about the file formats, file retrieval, and testing processes.
Technical specifications for the ASCII file format.
Technical specifications for the XML / EML version 7.0-cs01 file format.
Testing dates and times for this election.
Detail layout of contests, contest descriptions, political party descriptions, and political subdivisions by county.
Technical reference describing how to use and what is available in the API for the 2018 General Election.
List of all available API endpoints
Wednesday, October 17
|8:00 a.m. to 12 noon PT|
Wednesday, October 24
|8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon PT|
|Wednesday, October 31||8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon PT|
|Saturday, November 3||8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. PT|