Galveston County Voting

 

Make a Plan to Vote

For Galveston County in the State of Texas

 

Galveston County Elections Division Home Page

DISCLAIMER:
The information on this page reflects the County’s website (listed above), and if there is something missing, please check your county’s website to see if that information is there or call your county’s Clerk or Election Administrator. Check this web page frequently as noted missing information will be added as soon as it is released by the county.

 

VOTING TIMELINE

Last Day to Register to Vote

Monday, October 5, 2020

First Day of Early Voting by Perdonal Appearance

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail

(Received, not Postmarked)

Friday, October 23, 2020 (close of business by 5:00 PM)

Last Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance

Friday, October 30, 2020

Last Day to receive Ballot by Mail Application

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 (Election Day) at 7:00 PM

if carrier envelope is not postmarked, OR Wednesday, November 4, 2020 (next business day after Election Day) at 5:00 PM 
if carrier envelope is postmarked by 7:00 PM at the location of the election on Election Day (unless overseas or military voter deadlines apply)

 

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Click here to confirm your Voter Registration Status

Click here to update your voter information - Name and/or Address Change

On the right side of screen, select the "Selection Criteria" to log in, fill in the information and click "Submit."

On the next screen, one will be allowed to update one's address, if necessary.

 

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Early Voting

EARLY VOTING BY PERSONAL APPEARANCE

Early Voting is from October 13 to October 30, 2020

DATES AND HOURS

October 13 thru October 16 (Tuesday - Friday)..................8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
October 17 (Saturday)...............................................................POLLS CLOSED
October 18 (Sunday)..................................................................POLLS CLOSED
October 19 thru October 23 (Monday - Friday)....................8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
October 24 (Saturday)........................................................7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
October 25 (Sunday)..........................................................1:00 PM to 6:00 PM 

October 26, thru October 30 (Monday - Friday)..................7:00 AM to 7:00 PM

EARLY VOTING LOCATIONS

Galveston County's registered voters may choose vote prior to Election Day during the early voting period at any one of the Galveston County early voting sites by clicking on the below link:

Click here to view or print Galveston County's Early Voting Locations and Times

Click here for an Interactive Map of Polling Locations

All registered voters in Galveston County can go to any of our designated Vote Centers during early voting and on Election Day to cast their ballot

 

Get your FREE round-trip ride to the polls! Please give a 24 hour advanced notice.

Click here to Request a Ride

 

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Mail In Voting

VOTING BY MAIL

Click here for details on "Voting By Mail"

Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail

(Received, not Postmarked)

Friday, October 23, 2020 (close of business by 5:00 PM)

Last Day to receive Ballot by Mail Application

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 (Election Day) at 7:00 PM if carrier envelope is not postmarked, OR Wednesday, November 4, 2020 (next business day after Election Day) at 5:00 PM if carrier envelope is postmarked by 7:00 PM at the location of the election on Election Day (unless overseas or military voter deadlines apply)

Click here for Ballot By Mail Application

Completed and signed applications for "Ballot By Mail" shall be returned by:

Common Mail:

Attn: Ballots by Mail
C/O Dwight Sullivan
Galveston County Clerk
P.O. Box 17253,
Galveston, TX 77552-7253

or

Common or contract carrier:

County Clerk
Dwight D. Sullivan
600 59th Street
Galveston, TX  77551

or

FAX / EMAIL

FAX: (409) 765-3160

EMAIL: absenteeballotapplications@co.galveston.tx.us

Please note, the law has changed. To be effective, an application for ballot by mail submitted by FAX or EMAIL must also be submitted by mail and be received by the early voting clerk not later than the fourth business day after the transmission by fax or email is received. (TEC 84.007).

Please Note:
Application must be signed!
Annual Application must be marked, if desired.
Reason for the request must be marked.
For Primaries only: Party must be indicated.

 

Hand Delivery of your Mail-In Ballot


Justice Center, Third Floor
600 59th Street
Galveston, Texas

Monday thru Friday
8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.

For more information, call: 409-770-5108

 

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Military_Overseas Voting

 

MILITARY AND OVERSEAS VOTING

Click here for information on Military and Overseas Voting

Click here for "Voter Registration and Absentee Ballot Request" FPCA Form

This form is for absent Uniformed Service members, their families, and citizens residing outside the United States.

It is used to register to vote, request an absentee ballot, and update your contact information

Completed and signe FPCA forms shall be mailed to:

Attn: Ballots by Mail
C/O Dwight Sullivan
Galveston County Clerk
P.O. Box 17253,
Galveston, TX 77552-7253

 

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Polling Locations

ELECTION DAY POLLING LOCATIONS AND TIMES

Election Day Polling Sites are open from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM

**Voters can now vote at ANY voting site on Election Day!**

Click here for November 3, 2020 Election Day voting poll locations

Click here for an interactive map of polling locations

 

Get your FREE round-trip ride to the polls! Please give a 24 hour advanced notice.

Click here to Request a Ride

 

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Sample Ballot

SAMPLE BALLOT

Click here for a generic sample Ballot for all precincts

The Sample Ballot provides the order of contests and candidates appear on the ballot.

 

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PRECINCT MAPS

Click here for Galveston County Precinct Maps

Click here to get your precinct number

 

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VOTER ID REQUIREMENTS

Click here for Voter ID Requirements

 

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