Chautauqua County Board of Elections

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It is now TOO LATE to submit an Absentee Ballot application for the November 3, 2020 General Election by MAIL, PHONE or EMAIL. The only remaining option is to submit an Absentee Ballot Application IN PERSON (or via agent who appears in person) at the Board of Elections office. To download an application, click here.
Early Voting Hours are
Wed. Oct. 28th, Thu. Oct. 29th
and Fri. Oct. 30th 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sat. Oct. 31st & Sun. Nov. 1st Noon to 5 p.m.
If you cast a ballot during the Early Voting Period, you will be ineligible to cast a ballot on Election Day or any subsequent Early Voting Days.
All Chautauqua County Poll Sites will be open 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Election Day, November 3.
Questions can always be directed to vote@co.chautauqua.ny.us
or by phone to 716-753-4580 (8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily)
Voting Options:
NYS voters who are residing in Chautauqua County
may vote on Election Day, Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at their assigned poll site
Or vote during the nine-day Early Voting period at any of the following sites.
Early Voting starts on Sat. Oct. 24, 2020 and concludes on Sun. Nov. 1, 2020.
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General Election
November 3, 2020
Polls are open 6:00AM to 9:00PM
Early Voting:
October 24, 2020 to November 1, 2020
Times and Locations for Early Voting Available by Clicking Here.

Absentee Ballot Drop Off

Absentee Ballots

  • Are now being mailed. Applications are processed the same business day received and mailed to the Voter.
  • May be dropped off at the Board of Elections,
    • 7 N. Erie St. Mayville NY 14757
  • May be dropped off at our 3 Early Voting Poll Sites (October 24 to November 1) during voting hours.
  • May be dropped off at ANY poll site on Election Day, November 3, during voting hours.
  • May be mailed to the Board of Elections using the included envelope when a voter receives their ballot.

General Village Election
Sinclairville and Westfield

March 16, 2021
Early Voting is not held for the General Village Election.
All other County Villages conduct Elections at the November General Elections.

State/Local Primary Election
June 22, 2021
Polls are open 6:00AM to 9:00PM
Voters are eligible to vote in the Primary if their enrolled party
has a Primary in the election district they reside.

Primary Election Early Voting:
June 12, 2021 to June 20, 2021

School Board Elections
May 18, 2021
Contact your District Clerk for more information.
Early Voting is not held for School Board Elections.

Maximum individual campaign
contribution limits for 2020. Countywide Candidates is $3844.70. Non Countywide candidates is $1000.00. - pursuant to NYS Election Law

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2020 Political Calendar

Last Day to Register: October 9
Last Day to Inform B.O.E. of address change: October 14
Last day to postmark Application for Absentee Ballot: October 27
Last Day to Vote by Absentee in Person or by Agent: November 2
Last Day to deliver a voted ballot to the Board of Elections or County Poll Site: November 3
Last Day to postmark voted ballot: November 3

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