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Auditor: Sandra Perkins
Elections Supervisor: Gabrielle Clay

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Auditor: Sandra Perkins
Election Supervisor:
Gabrielle Clay
Office Hours: 8:30 to 4:30
P.O. Box 1306
700 S. Second Street, Room 201
Mount Vernon, WA 98273

Email: scelections@co.skagit.wa.us

Phone: (360) 416-1702
FAX: (360) 416-1699

2021 Candidates Who Filed for Office 
Offices where three or more candidates will appear on the August 3rd Primary, all other offices will move on to the November 2nd General Election.

August 3, 2021 Primary Election

Special 3-day filing period, August 11 – 13

There were no filers for office during filing week for the following positions. A special 3-day filing period will be held August 11 - 13.

Fire Protection District No. 1 – Commissioner Position 2
Fire Protection District No. 4 – Commissioner Position 3
Fire Protection District No. 14 – Commissioner Position 3
Fire Protection District No. 16 – Commissioner Position 1
Fire Protection District No. 19 – Commissioner Position 1
Fire Protection District No. 19 – Commissioner Position 3
Cemetery District 4 – Commissioner Position 1
Cemetery District 4 – Commissioner Position 2
Sewer District 1 – Commissioner Position 2

You may file in-person at the Skagit County Auditor’s Office.

Check your voter status, update your information, check your ballot status, and more using our voter portal at VoteWA.gov
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Important Dates

Ballot Box Locations
Please note: Ballot available and mail dates are specific to Skagit County. State Law requires ballots to be mailed 18 days in advance of Election Day, but the Skagit County Elections Office mails ballots 20 days in advance.

February 9, Special Election
January 8 Military and Overseas ballots mailed
February 5 Official Logic & Accuracy test
January 20 Domestic ballots mailed
February 1 Deadline to register or update existing registration online and by mail
February 9 Deadline for in-person registration and voter updates - Closes 8:00 PM
February 9 Special Election – Closes 8:00 PM
February 16 Canvassing Board Meeting
February 19 Special Election Certification

April 27, Special Election - Skagit County does not have an April Election

August 3, Primary Election
June 18 Military and Overseas ballots mailed
July 14 Official Logic & Accuracy test – 11:00 AM
July 16 Domestic ballots mailed
July 26 Deadline to register or update existing registration online and by mail
August 3 Deadline for in-person registration and voter updates - Closes 8:00 PM
August 3 2021 Primary Election Day – Closes 8:00 PM
August 10 Canvassing Board Meeting – 1:30 PM*
August 17 Primary Election Certification – 1:30 PM*

November 2, General Election
September 17 Military and Overseas ballots mailed
TBD Official Logic & Accuracy test
October 13 Domestic ballots mailed
October 25 Deadline to register or update existing registration online and by mail
November 2 Deadline for in-person registration and voter updates - Closes 8:00 PM
November 2 2021 General Election Day – Closes 8:00 PM
November 16 Canvassing Board Meeting – 1:30 PM*
November 23 General Election Certification – 1:30 PM*


All Logic & Accuracy Tests, Canvassing Board, and Certification Meetings are held at:

Skagit County Elections Department
Skagit County Auditor's Office
700 S. 2nd St., Room 201
Mount Vernon, WA 98273

*Times may change if a scheduling conflict arises. Changes will be posted here on our site


News

Return postage prepaid for all elections – Return postage will be paid for all elections.  Voters may use a ballot drop box or return ballots by postal mail at no cost.

Same Day Registration – Voters may now register to vote in person up to 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.

Electronic Registrations – Registrations submitted electronically (Motor Voter, Online, etc.) must be submitted no later than 8 days prior to an election.

Mail In Registrations – Registrations submitted through the postal mail must be received by an Elections Official no later than 8 days prior to an election.

Early Registration – Future voters age 16 and 17 may now register to vote.  Your registration will be kept "on hold" until you will be 18 years of age at the next election.  At that time, you will be registered to vote. ​


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