Temporary Change of Mailing Address

Every registered voter in San Mateo County will be mailed a ballot in mid-October.

If you need to have a ballot sent to a different (temporary) address for this election, please fill out this form. 

Change of Mailing Address Request

Register to Vote

You may register at any time, but to be eligible to vote in an upcoming election, your Voter Registration Form must be submitted online by midnight no later than 15 days before that election.

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Election Calendar

Important dates for November 8, 2022 Statewide General Election.

Election Calendar

My Election Info

Check Voter Registration Status / Get Your Digital Stickers / Track and confirm that your Vote by Mail ballot was mailed to you and/or received by our office

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Randomized Alphabet Drawing

Randomized Alphabet Drawing - State

Randomized Alphabet Drawing - Local (this alphabet only applies to State Assembly Districts 19 & 23)


Candidate Information

Candidate Guide (Updated on August 3, 2022)

List of Offices with Extended Candidate Filing Period

Roster of Candidates

Write-In Candidate Registration Form
Write-In candidates running for office for the November 8, 2022 Statewide General Election should complete the Write-In Candidate Registration Form and email it to candidateservices@smcacre.org. Upon receipt of the completed form, our office will call you to set up an appointment to complete the filing process. If you do not hear back from us within two business days or have any questions, please call us at 650.312.5222.

Voter Information


The offices to be elected include Federal, State, County, School District, Special District, City and Regional Offices.


School District Measures
Measure M – Bayshore Elementary School District: Parcel Tax Measure
Measure R – La Honda-Pescadero Unified School District: Bond Measure
Measure S – Redwood City School District: Bond Measure
Measure W – Sequoia Union High School District: Bond Measure
Measure T – South San Francisco Unified School District: Bond Measure
City Measures
Measure K – City of Belmont: Transient Occupancy Tax Measure
Measure O – City of Brisbane: Hotel Business License Tax Measure
Measure U – City of Brisbane: Transactions and Use (Sales) Tax Measure
Measure X – City of Burlingame: Business Licensing Measure
Measure L – City of East Palo Alto: Residential Rental Property Business Tax Measure
Measure V – City of Menlo Park: Citizen-Sponsored Initiative Measure
Measure N – City of Millbrae: Transient Occupancy Tax Measure
Measure Y – City of Pacifica: Transactions and Use (Sales) Tax Measure
Measure Q – City of Pacifica: Fireworks Advisory Measure
Measure Z – City of Redwood City: Election Procedures Charter Amendment Measure
Measure P – City of Redwood City: Mayoral Term Charter Amendment Measure
Measure BB – City of San Bruno: Mayor and City Council Term Limit Measure
Measure CC – City of San Mateo: Transfer Tax on Property Sales of $10 Million or More
Measure AA – City of South San Francisco: Affordable Housing Authorization Measure
Measure DD – City of South San Francisco: Citizen-Sponsored Parcel Tax Initiative Measure
Voter Education and Outreach Toolkit

The Registration & Elections Division creates election materials for distribution to eligible voters. The materials available on this website are intended for community members and partners to print and distribute within their organizations, meetings, and community events throughout San Mateo County. Printed copies of these materials are also available in limited quantities at the Registration & Elections Division. Please email registrar@smcacre.org, call or text 650.312.5222 to confirm the availability of the item and quantity you would like to pick up.

Check back for additional materials as they become available.