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The Mission of the Election Office: To honestly, fairly and according to law administer elections for all voters; and to accurately report the results in a timely manner.

Election Office has moved effective
Tuesday, May 26, 2015. New address is
3420 SW Van Buren, Topeka, KS 66611.


Important Information

Registration and Voting

The information on our website reflects election law as it stands today. As new laws go into effect we will update the information accordingly.

The voter registration deadline is now the 21st day before any election.

Beginning January 1, 2012 every voter must show photo identification each time they vote. Beginning January 1, 2013, individuals must provide proof of U.S. citizenship when they register to vote for the first time in Kansas.

To check your registration status or to view a sample ballot, go to Kansas Voter View.

To Contact Your Party Headquarters

We maintain a list of party headquarters to help you to contact them more easily.

Picture of Andrew Howell Election Commissioner
Andrew Howell



View our Election Districts Map to learn which districts you are in, and who your elected officials are. The included districts are commission, school, city council, state representative and state senate.