Chautauqua County Board of Elections

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The 2021 Primary Election will be held on June 22, 2021 from 6AM to 9PM.
Early Voting will be Saturday, June 12 thru
Sunday, June 20 at two sites:
Board of Elections Offices, Hall R. Clothier Bldg.
7 N Erie St. Mayville, NY 14757
Chautauqua County Fairgrounds,
4-H Bldg./Ag & Expo Center
1089 Central Ave. Dunkirk, NY 14048
For Early Voting times, check the Early Voting tab
on the left hand side of the page.
The only voters eligible to vote in the Primary are voters who reside in the following areas and enrolled in the specified parties:
Legislative District 4 - Democratic Voters (Pomfret 4 & 5)
Legislative District 18 - Republican Voters (Chautauqua 1,2,3, Mina & Sherman)
Town of Arkwright - Republican Voters
Town of Carroll - Republican Voters
City of Dunkirk - Democratic Voters (citywide)
Town of Ripley - Republican Voters
Sample Ballots are now available by clicking Sample Ballots on the left hand side of the page.
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Absentee Ballots are now available for the 2021 Primary Election. Click on the link on the left hand side of the page for more information on Absentee Ballots. This page includes a PDF you can download, print and mail to request an Absentee Ballot. Also included is a link to the NYS Board of Elections Absentee Ballot Request Portal, if you prefer to submit your request for an Absentee Ballot electronically. Finally, you can send an email request with you Name, Address and Date of Birth to vote@chqgov.com to request an Absentee Ballot.
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General Election
November 2, 2021
Polls are open 6:00AM to 9:00PM
Early Voting:
October 23, 2021 to October 31, 2021

General Village Election
Sinclairville and Westfield

March 15, 2022
Polls are open Noon to 9:00PM
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 17, 2022
Contact your District Clerk for more information.
Early Voting is not held for School Board Elections.

Maximum individual campaign
contribution limits for 2021. Countywide Candidates is $4,010.25. Non Countywide candidates is $1000.00. - pursuant to NYS Election Law
See complete breakdown of contribution limits.

Helpful Links

2021 Primary Candidate List

2021 Petitions Filed Report

2021 Signature Requirements

2021 Independent Signature Requirements

2021 Offices Up For Election

2021 Political Calendar
(Last Updated March 30)

Past Election Results

Past School & Library Election Results

FAQ Time Off to Vote

February 22, 2021 Enrollment Totals

Poll Watcher Certificate

Independent Expenditure Committee

NYS and Local Party contacts

Poll Worker Information

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