Every Vote Counts


Dates and Deadlines

  • October 5    Alameda County begins mailing ballots.
  • October 19  Last day to register to vote.
  • October 27  Last day to request mail-in ballot.
  • November 3  Vote! Your mail-in ballot must be postmarked on or before November 3.

Register Online 

  • You will need your California driver license or California identification card number, the last four digits of your social security number, and your date of birth.
  • Register to vote in 10 languages.
  • Your Voter Profile - Check your Alameda County registration status.

Paper Registration Application

  • Pick up a paper application at Alameda County Registrar of Voters. Or call their office to have one mailed to you. 510-267-8683 or 800-345-8683.
  • In Berkeley, pick one up at the office of the City Clerk.
  • Voter Registration FAQs.

Vote by Mail

  • Ballot must be postmarked on or before November 3.
  • Remember to sign your ballot. No postage required.
  • If you are a registered voter and didn't receive a ballot at your address, call the Registrar for a replacement ballot after October 19 but before October 27.
  • Track your ballot.
  • Vote By Mail FAQs.

Find an Official Drop Box near you

  • Don't want to mail your ballot? Use a secure drop box. Open 24/7. See map.
  • Ballots wil be collected from boxes at 8pm on Election Day.

Vote in Person / Accessible Voting Locations

Voter's Rights

City of Berkeley Election Information

Official Election Site of Alameda County

Easy Voter Guide

  • Printable versions in five langauges.
  • Questions? Please call 916-442-7215 or lwvc@lwvc.org.
  • A collaboration of League of Women Voters® of California Education Fund and the California State Library.