Citizens not yet registered to vote in Washington state have until Monday, May 16 at 4:30 p.m. to register in person at the King County Elections office to vote in the May Presidential Primary Election.
Residents can register at the:
– 919 SW Grady Way Renton, WA 98057
Open weekdays 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
– 500 4th Avenue Room 440 Seattle, WA 98104
Open weekdays 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Who can register to vote?
To be eligible to register to vote, you must be:
- 18 years old by election day, May 24
- A United States citizen
- A legal resident of the state of Washington
- Not under the authority of the Department of Corrections
Need a ballot?
If you haven’t yet received a ballot, or if you have questions, call King County Elections at 206-296-VOTE (8683). Ballots must be postmarked by Tuesday, May 24 or returned to a drop box or van or accessible voting center by 8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 24.
Any voter who wants to participate must declare a party on the return envelope by checking a box for either Democrat or Republican, signing the declaration, and then voting for a candidate within that same party on the ballot. The party declaration on the envelope must match the vote on the ballot for a vote to count. For more information visit our May 2016 Presidential Primary website.