New York State Deadlines

For the General Election:

  • October 28, 2023 – Voter registration deadline in New York State – must be received no later than this date by mail or in person.
  • October 23, 2023 – Last day for the board of elections to receive an absentee ballot application via mail or online absentee request portal.
  • November 6, 2023 – Last day to apply in person for an absentee ballot.
  • November 7, 2023 – Last day to postmark absentee ballot or deliver in person to local board of elections.
  • November 7, 2023 – General Election.  Polls are open 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.

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For other state deadlines check here.