Key Election Dates

Vote-By-Mail Ballot Applications
Mailed to Voters
Monday, August 24*
(For voters who have not yet submitted their Vote-By-Mail Ballot applications)

Vote-By-Mail Ballots Mailed to
Military/Overseas Voters Friday, September 18*

Vote-By-Mail Ballots Mailed to
Domestic Maryland Voters
Thursday, September 24*
Includes Maryland-resident voters, out-of-state college students, and other Maryland voters temporarily residing in other states. Mailing of ballots begins on this date and continues until the Vote-By-Mail Ballot Application deadline on October 20.

Vote-By-Mail Ballot Drop Boxes Available
Tuesday, October 13*
Voters concerned about returning their ballots by mail may instead deposit their ballots in official Board of Elections Ballot Drop Boxes beginning October 13. Click here for a complete list of Ballot Drop Box locations. A map of drop off locations can be found here.

Voter Registration Deadline
Tuesday, October 13
(or register same day during Early Voting or on Election Day)
Lookup your voter registration here.
Find out how to register to vote here.

Vote-by-Mail Ballot Application Deadline
Tuesday, October 20
Complete info here.

Early Voting
Monday, Oct. 26 – Monday, Nov. 1
Find early voting locations here.
Early Voting Sites also will be open for in-person voting on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 3.

Election Day
Tuesday, November 3
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, regular polling places will not be open. Up to 40 Vote Centers will be open in Montgomery County for in-person voting. Polling locations are listed here.

* Due to exigent circumstances of the coronavirus pandemic, dates marked with an asterisk above are subject to change.