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Elections

King County Elections

King County Elections
919 Southwest Grady Way
Renton, WA 98057-2906

206-296-VOTE (8683)
TTY: Relay: 711
FAX: 206-296-0108

Hours:
Weekdays 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Voter registration deadlines

Registered to vote in Washington?

  • Update your registration no later than the Monday four weeks prior to the election record. This is the postmark deadline if you are mailing your update. (RCW 29A.08.140)
  • If you miss the deadline to update your King County address, you can still vote. Contact the King County Elections Office to obtain a ballot.

Not registered to vote in Washington?

  • Register online or by mail no later than the Monday four weeks prior to the election record. This is the postmark deadline if you are mailing your update. (RCW 29A.08.140)
  • Register in person at our Renton headquarters or Seattle office no later than the Monday one week before the election. (RCW 29A.08.140)

Election-specific deadlines for 2014

Date of Election

Voter registration and
address change/updates deadline

In-person registration deadline for those not currently registered to vote in Washington State*

February 11, 2014

January 13, 2014

February 3, 2014

April 22, 2014

March 24, 2014

April 14, 2014

June 25, 2013

May 25, 2013** - mail-in deadline;
May 27, 2013 - online deadline 

June 17, 2013 

August 5, 2014

July 7, 2014

July 28, 2014

November 4, 2014

October 6, 2014

October 27, 2014

* People not currently registered in the State of Washington have until 8 days before the election to register in-person

Visit the Washington Secretary of State for additional information about deadlines.