This year, all registered voters will receive a mail-in ballot! Remember to vote now through Election Day and return your ballot by November 3rd.
Don’t know if you are registered to vote? Need help understanding how Ranked Choice voting works? Keep reading to learn more.
Request a Ballot
Registered voters do not need to request or apply for a ballot.
How to Return Your Ballot
By mail: Return your ballot using the prepaid envelope and visit usps.com/locator to search for locations of USPS blue boxes and pickup times.
Ballot Drop-off Locations:
On Election Day, November 3rd, there will be 588 polling places open throughout San Francisco for in-person voting and vote-by-mail ballot drop-off from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. To view a list of sites, go to the Voting Site Wait Times Lookup Tool.
Check Your Voter Registration
To check if you are registered to vote in San Francisco or confirm that your information is up to date, go to sfelections.org/voterportal.
Register to Vote
To register to vote, go to registertovote.ca.gov to receive a registration form in the mail.
- Online: Oct. 19
- By mail: Postmarked by Oct. 19
- In person: Nov. 3
Where is My Ballot?
If you have already mailed your ballot, you can find the status of your absentee ballot here.