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Auditor: Sandra Perkins
Election Manager: Gabrielle Clay
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Auditor: Sandra Perkins
Election Manager:
Gabrielle Clay
Office Hours: 8:30 to 4:30
P.O. Box 1306
700 S. Second Street, Rm 201
Mount Vernon, WA 98273
Phone: (360) 416-1702
Email:
scelections@co.skagit.wa.us

 

Candidate Filing Week is May 6 – 10

2024 Lot Draw Results

April 23, 2024 Special Election

 

Skagit County Elections: Public Notices | Voter Registration Challenges

 

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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.


2024 Elections

February 6, Dike & Drainage Election
December 11 – 15, 2023 Dike & Drain Filing week
January 23 Accessible Voting Unit test – 10:00 AM
January 23 Official Logic & Accuracy test – 10:00 AM
January 17 Domestic ballots mailed
January 29 Deadline to register or update existing registration online and by mail
February 6 Deadline for in-person registration and voter updates - Closes 8:00 PM
February 6 Dike & Drain Election – Closes 8:00 PM
February 20 Canvassing Board Meeting, Initial Review – 1:30 PM
February 23 Dike & Drain Election Certification – 1:30 PM

February 13, Special Election
December 15, 2023 Last day to file a resolution for the February Special Election
January 14 Military and Overseas ballots mailed
January 23 Accessible Voting Unit test – 10:00 AM
January 23 Official Logic & Accuracy test – 10:00 AM
January 24 Domestic ballots mailed
February 5 Deadline to register or update existing registration online and by mail
February 13 Deadline for in-person registration and voter updates - Closes 8:00 PM
February 13 Special Election – Closes 8:00 PM
February 20 Canvassing Board Meeting, Initial Review – 1:30 PM
February 23 Special Election Certification – 1:30 PM

March 12, Presidential Primary
January 27 Military and Overseas ballots mailed
February 21 Accessible Voting Unit test – 10:00 AM
February 21 Domestic ballots mailed
February 28 Official Logic & Accuracy test – 2:00 PM
March 4 Deadline to register or update existing registration online and by mail
March 12 Deadline for in-person registration and voter updates - Closes 8:00 PM
March 12 Special Election – Closes 8:00 PM               
March 19 Canvassing Board Meeting, Initial Review – 1:30 PM
March 22 Special Election Certification – 1:30 PM

April 23, Special Election
February 23 Last day to file a resolution for the April Special Election
March 24 Military and Overseas ballots mailed
April 3 Accessible Voting Unit test – 11:00 AM
April 3 Official Logic & Accuracy test – 11:00 AM
April 3 Domestic ballots mailed
April 15 Deadline to register or update existing registration online and by mail
April 23 Deadline for in-person registration and voter updates - Closes 8:00 PM
April 23 Special Election – Closes 8:00 PM
April 30 Canvassing Board Meeting, Initial Review – 1:30 PM
May 3 Special Election Certification – 1:30 PM

Candidate Filing Week, May 6 – 10
April 22 First day filing office can receive filings by mail
May 6 Online and in-person candidate filing begins
May 10 All candidate filing ends
May 13 Last day to withdraw from ballot
May 21 Last day to submit Voters’ Pamphlet content

August 6, Primary Election
May 3 Last day to file a resolution for the August Primary
June 22 Military and Overseas ballots mailed
TBD Accessible Voting Unit test – TBD
TBD Official Logic & Accuracy test – TBD
July 17 Domestic ballots mailed
July 29 Deadline to register or update existing registration online and by mail
August 6 Deadline for in-person registration and voter updates - Closes 8:00 PM
August 6 Primary Election – Closes 8:00 PM
August 13 Canvassing Board Meeting, Initial Review – 1:30 PM
August 20 Primary Election Certification – 1:30 PM

November 5, General Election
August 6 Last day to file a resolution for the November General
September 21 Military and Overseas ballots mailed
TBD Accessible Voting Unit test – TBD
TBD Official Logic & Accuracy test – TBD
October 16 Domestic ballots mailed
October 28 Deadline to register or update existing registration online and by mail
November 5 Deadline for in-person registration and voter updates - Closes 8:00 PM
November 5 General Election – Closes 8:00 PM
November 18 Canvassing Board Meeting, Initial Review – 1:00 PM
November 26 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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