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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.

August 7, 2018 Primary Election

  • Final Official Results
  • Precinct Committee Final Official Results

  • Public Comments

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    Dates to Remember

    Printable Copy of the 2018 Primary Election Calendar

    Printable Copy of the 2018 General Election Calendar

    2018 Election Calendar

    June 1 Deadline to file or withdraw from local office
    June 23 Federal Service Ballots to be mailed
    July 17 LAST DAY TO REGISTER TO VOTE
    July 18 Advance Voting ballots can begin being mailed
    July 23 Advance Voting in the Election Office begins: 8am to 7pm
    July 31 Last day to mail ballots from the Election Office
    August 6 NOON deadline for advance voting in the Election Office
    August 7 PRIMARY ELECTION DAY 7am to 7pm
    August 16 County Board of Canvassers meet at 9 a.m. in Election Office
    Sept. 6 Local & Township Reports of Expenditures/Contributions due
    Sept. 22 Federal Service Ballots to be Mailed
    Oct. 16 LAST DAY TO REGISTER TO VOTE
    Oct. 17 Advance Voting ballots can begin being mailed
    Oct. 22 Advance Voting in the Election Office begins 8am to 7pm
    Oct. 30 Last day to mail ballots from the Election Office
    Nov. 2 Last day of extended office hours: 8am to 7pm
    Nov. 5 NOON deadline for advance voting in the Election Office
    Nov. 6 GENERAL ELECTION DAY 7am to 7pm
    Nov. 15 County Board of Canvassers meets at 9 a.m. in Election Office

    Find your voting place

    FInd your voting place and see a sample ballot https://myvoteinfo.voteks.org/VoterView/RegistrantSearch.do   Complete registrant information, then click “Search” found under Registrant Detail. Sample ballots are available.

    Board Worker Info

    Attention Voters

    It is “Road Construction Season” and many projects are underway in Topeka and Shawnee County. Some may affect your usual route to your voting place. Access is available to all Shawnee County voting places, but alternate route/access may be necessary for some locations. Therefore, you may want to plan your route before the August 7, 2018, Primary Election. Advance voting is available for your convenience. Please contact the Election Office for hours and details. 785-251-5900.

    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



    DISTRICTS GIS MAPS

    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.

    BOARDWORKER PORTAL

    Visit the Boardworker Portal and apply to become an election worker for Shawnee County.