Find where you vote, what times polls are open and why polling places sometimes change.
All voters will have these races on their general election ballot:
Voters may also have one or more of these races on their ballot:
In Minnesota, you can register or update your registration at your polling place on Election Day. Find out what you'll need to bring with you.
Ballot return deadline: Mailed ballot must be received by 8 p.m. on Primary Election Day: Tuesday, August 11. Ballots received within two days after Election Day and postmarked by August 11 will be counted.
In Minnesota, you can vote early with an absentee ballot starting 46 days before Election Day. You can request an absentee ballot online. Read about other options and more information about absentee voting at the links below.
You can vote early with an absentee ballot at your local elections office. If you are not registered, you can do so in person if you show proof of residence.
All voters have at least one location where they can vote early in person with an absentee ballot. Depending on where you live, there may be additional locations.
For most elections, absentee voting locations must be open during their normal business hours starting 46 days before the election. In addition, locations offering absentee ballots for federal, state or county elections must be open:
Some local jurisdictions may provide additional absentee voting days or hours beyond the above required days and times. Call your jurisdiction for more information.
First day to vote early in person: Friday, January 17
Last day to vote early in person: Monday, March 2
First day to vote early in person: Friday, June 26
Last day to vote early in person: Monday, August 10
First day to vote early in person: Friday, September 18
Last day to vote early in person: Monday, November 2
Read rules for polling place behavior, learn about your rights and find out how to file a complaint.
If you face any harassment or issues at the polling because of your race, religion or any form of this feel free to contact us CAIR-Minnesota 612-206-3360