Vote

Register to Vote

October 9: Applications for voter registration must be postmarked by this day and received by October 14, 2020.

If you have a valid ID from the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles, you can register to vote online.

To register to vote by mail, download the application, complete the form, sign it, and mail it to the Onondaga County Board of Elections at the following address: 

Onondaga County Board of Elections
1000 Erie Blvd West
Syracuse, NY 13204
(315) 435-8683

Confirm your voter registration status online here.

 

Requesting an Absentee Ballot

October 27: Applications for absentee ballots must be submitted or postmarked by this day.

To request a ballot online, click here: https://absenteeballot.elections.ny.gov/

  • Download English absentee ballot application here
  • Download Spanish form absentee ballot application here

Mail the form back to the Onondaga County Board of Elections at the following address: 

Onondaga County Board of Elections
1000 Erie Blvd West
Syracuse, NY 13204
(315) 435-8683

Please note that the USPS is not required to expedite election mail. We recommend requesting your absentee ballot by October 15 at the latest.

 

Voting Absentee

Tuesday, November 3: Deadline for absentee ballots to be postmarked. Ballots must be received by November 10th.

Once you’ve received your absentee ballot, fill it out using blue or black ink and mail it to the following address: 

Onondaga County Board of Elections
1000 Erie Blvd West
Syracuse, NY 13204
(315) 435-8683

 

Early Voting

Early voting is available from October 24-November 1. To find your polling location, please visit the poll site locator. Due to COVID-19, polling sites may change. Be sure to confirm your polling location before heading out to vote.

 

Election Day: Tuesday, November 3

Polls are open from 6 AM – 9 PM. To find your polling location, please visit the poll site locator. Due to COVID-19, polling sites may change. Be sure to confirm your polling location before heading out to vote.