Elections

Courthouse Hours: Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Election Day Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Current Election Results

Next Election - August 7, 2018 Primary

Resolution submitted for Primary election:

1. Chimacum School District No. 49 Resolution - Capital Improvements, Including Facilities, Technology and Safety.

Important Dates:

  • May 11:     Cutoff date for ballot resolutions
  • June. 22:   Military & Overseas Ballots mailed by this date
  • Jul. 9:         Deadline for mail or online new registrations and transfers within and between WA counties
  • Jul. 10:       Official Logic & Accuracy test. Time: 1:00 p.m., Location: County Auditor's Office
  • Jul. 18:       Ballots mailed by this date
  • Jul. 30:       Deadline for in-person registration - only for those not registered in WA State
  • Aug. 7:       Election Day (Results at 8:00 p.m.)
  • Aug. 8:       Additional Ballots Counted by 4:00 p.m. - Due to the volume of ballots received on Aug. 8th, we will not count additional ballots until Thursday, Aug. 9. We will post updated results by 4:00 p.m.
  • Aug. 20:     County Canvassing Board pre-certification meeting - 12:30 p.m. First Floor Conference Room
  • Aug 21:      County Canvassing Board certification meeting - 1:00 p.m. First Floor Conference Room

Ballot drop boxes 

NO Electioneering within 25 ft. of drop boxes

Your Ballot

Voting in two places, or attempting to vote twice, is a felony.

You may only vote once; If you received a ballot from your current county, AND received one from your previous state or county DO NOT vote the one from your previous state or county!

What's on your ballot?

Your residence address determines which candidates and measures will be on your ballot.

  • For a customized ballot showing only what is on your ballot, click on the MyBallot link in the green side bar.
  • To see all candidates, measures and/or issues, click on the Online Voters' Guide in the green side bar.

Receive it, Vote it, Sign it, Send it - click here for more information.

Other election related information:

Sample Ballot

Notice of Election to be published in the legal section of the June 27, 2018 edition of the Port Townsend Leader

Public Disclosure Commission

Accessible Voting Information:

Voter Accessibility Advisory Committee - VAAC

  • Next meeting will be in the fall of 2018 - date to be determined.
  • Agenda will be posted when date is determined.
  • Minutes from last meeting - April 2018

Accessible Voting

How to use the AutoMark - Video courtesy of Thurston County Elections. Please contact Jefferson County Elections with questions, not Thurston County.

DASH - Disability Awareness Starts Here

Jefferson County Council of the Blind

Other Information

Elected Officials - updated 4/17/18

Election Observer Training (2018)

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