Voting

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Voting

Where, When and How to Vote

Voting is the fundamental right of every US citizen. The San Mateo County Registration & Elections Division strives to uphold and preserve this right through voter registration, voter education and accessible voting options.

Here you will find information on

1) where, when and how you can vote and

2) learn about the candidates and measures to make well informed decisions for the upcoming election. 

As a voter, we thank you for partnering with us in this core element of democracy. 

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Check My Registration/Access My Election Materials/View My Sample Ballot Pamphlet/Track & Confirm My Ballot/Get My I Voted Sticker

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Go Green!

What does it mean to “Go Green”?

Thanks to State Senator Jerry Hill, who co-sponsored Assembly Bill 1717, California voters can choose to “Go Green” and sign up to access their Sample Ballot & Official Voter Information Pamphlet online instead of receiving a paper version in the mail.

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Voting Options

San Mateo County voters now have two easy options to vote: Vote by Mail and Vote Centers. Both options are available 29 days before Election Day, providing a convenient range of voting days to meet anyone’s schedule.