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Have a registration form mailed to you or to download a registration form here.
(Forms available in English and multiple additional languages.)

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.

How to register

Online
You can register to vote using VoteWA. To register to vote using this online program, you must have either a valid Washington State Driver's License, or State Identification (ID) Card.

In Person
You can register to vote in person at the Skagit County Auditor's Office.

700 S. 2nd St, Room 201 (corner of 2nd & Kincaid)
Mount Vernon, WA 98273
Hours: M-F 8:30-4:30

By Mail
You can register to vote via mail by downloading and printing a registration form and sending it to our office. You can download your form using the link at the bottom of the page.
In addition, a registration form can be requested by calling our office at 360-416-1702.


Name Change

In order to change your name in our voter records, a new registration form must be filled out with your new signature. You can fill out a form in our office or send it in by mail.

Where to Vote

The State of Washington is an all vote-by-mail state. All voters receive their ballots in the mail and can return their ballots by mail or at drop-boxes whose locations are announced in advance of each election.

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.

2020 Voter Registration Deadlines & Election Dates

Online or Mail
You can register Online or by Mail up to 8 days before the election. After the deadline, your voter registration will be held and processed after the election is certified. Depending on the election, certification is anywhere from 10 days to 3 weeks after Election Day.

In-Person
You may register to vote or update your voter registration in-person at the Elections Department of the county that you live in up to 8 pm on election day.

You may register to vote or change the address on your voter registration at any time. However, the following are registration deadlines for each election.


February 4 – Dike & Drain Election

Last Day Online or Mail: January 27
Last Day In-Person: February 4
Ballots Available: January 15
Ballots Mailed: January 15

February 11 – Special Election

Last Day Online or Mail: February 3
Last Day In-Person: February 11
Ballots Available: January 22
Ballots Mailed: January 22​
Military/Overseas ballots mailed: January 10

March 10 – Presidential Primary

Last Day Online or Mail: March 2
Last Day In-Person: March 10
Ballots Available: February 19
Ballots Mailed: February 19
Military/Overseas ballots mailed: January 24

April 28 – Special Election

Last Day Online or Mail: April 20
Last Day In-Person: April 28
Ballots Available: April 8
Ballots Mailed: April 8
Military/Overseas ballots mailed: March 27

August 4 – Primary Election

Last Day Online or Mail: July 27
Last Day In-Person: August 4
Ballots Available: July 15
Ballots Mailed: July 15​
Military/Overseas ballots mailed: June 19

November 3 – General Election

Last Day Online or Mail: October 26
Last Day In-Person: November 3
Ballots Available: October 14
Ballots Mailed: October 14​
Military/Overseas ballots mailed: September 18