Calendar of Events

2020/2021 Election Dates PDF icon

 

 

255.345

MARCH 10, 2020 (Special Election) MAY 19, 2020 (Primary Election) SEPT 15, 2020 (Special Election) NOV 3, 2020 (General Election) MARCH 9, 2021 (Special Election)
Publish Deadline - Last day to submit for the Ballot Title Challenge Process 12/21 2/29 6/27 8/15 12/19

Filing Deadline - SPECIAL DISTRICT (SD) & COUNTY CANDIDATE (CC)

249.037; 249.722; 255.235 ***(City Candidates contact City Recorder)***

NA

NET - 9/12/19

NLT - 3/10

NA

NET - 7/16 (SD)

NET - 6/3 (CC)

NLT - 8/25

NA

Filing Deadline - MEASURE & EXPLANATORY STATEMENT or Measure Withdrawal & CITY/STATE Certification

(61 days before) 254.103; 255.085; 254.095;OAR 165-022-0010

1/9 3/19 7/16 9/3 1/7

Withdrawal Filing Deadline - SPECIAL DISTRICT (SD) & COUNTY CANDIDATE (CC) 

255.235; 249.170

NA

3/10 (SD)

3/13 (CC)

NA

8/25 (SD)

8/28 (CC)

 

NA

Voter Pamphlet (VP) Deadline - CANDIDATE STATEMENT

(2 business days after filing) OAR 165-22-0010(2)(a)(c)

(VP Deadline - City Candidates - 2 business days after Measure & Explanatory Statement filing deadline.

NA

3/12

(3/23 - City)

NA

8/27

(9/11 - City)

NA

VP Public View - CANDIDATE STATEMENT

(4 business days after filing) 251.430; 165-022-0010(4)

(VP Public View - City Candidates - 4 business days after Measure Argument Statement filing deadline)

NA

3/18

(3/27 - City)

NA

9/2

(9/11 - City)

NA

VP Deadline - MEASURE ARGUMENT STATEMENT

(2 business days after filing) OAR 165-22-0010(2)(g)

1/13 3/23 7/20 9/8 1/11

VP Public View - MEASURE ARGUMENT STATEMENT

(4 business days after VP Filing) 251.430; 165-022-0010(5)

1/17 3/27 7/24 9/14 1/15
Ballots - 1st Day to Issue (NET 45 days before) 253.065 1/25 4/4 8/1 9/19 1/23
Registration Deadline (Postmark by/or Midnight) (21 days before) 247.025 2/18 4/28 8/25 10/13 2/16
VP - Mail Date WITH BALLOT STATE WITH BALLOT STATE WITH BALLOT
Ballots - Mailing Date (NET 20/NLT 14 days before) 254.470 2/19 4/29 8/26 10/14 2/17

NET = No Earlier Than     NLT = No Later Than

*(All Dates are assumed to be correct, but are not guaranteed by this office.)

Oregon Secretary of State Elections Calendar

 
FUTURE ELECTION DATES:  March 10, 2020; May 19, 2020; September 15, 2020; November 3, 2020; May 18, 2021; September 21, 2021; November 2, 2021; March 8, 2022.

November 5, 2019 Special Election 

Dates to Remember

09/05/19    Last day to file Measure & Explanatory Statement

09/09/19    Last day to file Measure Argument for county voters' pamphlet

09/21/19    Ballots mailed to overseas and military voters

10/07/19    Ballots mailed to out-of-state voters

10/15/19    Last day to register to vote. Registration cards postmarked by this date or submitted online no later

                  than 11:59pm are valid.

10/16/19    First day to mail ballots

10/31/19    Last day to mail absentee/replacement ballots

11/05/19    Election Day

11/25/19    Certification of election results


Elections are held on the:
  • Second Tuesday in March
  • Third Tuesday in May
  • Third Tuesday in September; and
  • First Tuesday after the first Monday in November. (ORS 255.345)
Please be aware that the legislature may choose to call a special election at any time.

Contact the Elections Division

Contact:

Elections
  2925 NE Aloclek Drive  
Suite: 170
  Hillsboro, OR 97124-7523
  Directions and map

Mailstop:

3

Building:

SunTech Corporate Park

Floor:

1

Phone:

(503) 846-5800

Fax:

(503) 846-5810

Email:

Elections