Voter Registration and Information

Fall 2021 Election Details:

Nov. 13, 2021 – Open Primary/Orleans Municipal Parochial Primary/State Representative, District 16 and 102 Special Primary/State Senate, District 27 Special Primary Election (Rescheduled due to Hurricane Ida)

The following is important information for the Saturday, Nov. 13, 2021 Open Primary/Orleans Municipal Parochial Primary/State Representative, District 16 and 102 Special Primary/State Senate, District 27 Special Primary Election:

  • The qualifying period for candidates was July 14-16, 2021. Local and municipal candidates qualify with the clerk of court in the parish in which they are registered to vote (contact your local clerk of court for office hours). State candidates qualify in the executive offices of Secretary of State, Kyle Ardoin at 8585 Archives Ave. in Baton Rouge between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Qualifying fees must be paid in the form of cash; certified or cashier’s check on a state or national bank or credit union; U.S. postal money order; or money order issued by a state or national bank or credit union and must be accompanied by the qualifying form.
  • The qualifying period for candidates who wish to qualify for State Representative, District 16 and State Senate, District 27 was July 28-30. Candidates qualify with the clerk of court in the parish in which they are registered to vote (contact your local clerk of court for office hours).
  • The deadline to register to vote in person or by mail is Oct. 13.
  • The deadline to register to vote through the GeauxVote Online Registration System is Oct. 23.
  • Early voting is Oct. 30 through Nov. 6 (excluding Sunday, Oct. 31) from 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • The deadline to request an absentee ballot is Nov. 9 by 4:30 p.m. You can request an absentee ballot online through our Voter Portal or in writing through your Registrar of Voters Office (other than military and overseas voters).
  • The deadline for a registrar of voters to receive a voted absentee ballot is Nov. 12 by 4:30 p.m. (other than military and overseas voters).

Dec. 11, 2021 – Open General/Orleans Municipal Parochial General Election (Rescheduled due to Hurricane Ida)

The following is important information for the Saturday, Dec. 11, 2021 Open General/Orleans Municipal Parochial Special General Election:

  • The deadline to register to vote in person or by mail is Nov. 10.
  • The deadline to register to vote through the GeauxVote Online Registration System is Nov. 20.
  • Early voting is Nov. 27 through Dec. 4 (excluding Sunday, Nov. 28) from 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • The deadline to request an absentee ballot is Dec. 7 by 4:30 p.m. You can request an absentee ballot online through our Voter Portal or in writing through your Registrar of Voters Office (other than military and overseas voters).
  • The deadline for a registrar of voters to receive a voted absentee ballot is Dec. 10 by 4:30 p.m. (other than military and overseas voters).

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IMPORTANT VOTER INFORMATION FOR LOUISIANA ELECTIONS
Early voting begins 14 days prior to an election and ends 7 days prior to
an election except on Sundays. If a state holiday occurs during the early
voting period, early voting will begin 15 days prior to an election.

*EARLY VOTING SITES IN ORLEANS PARISH*
 Registrar’s Office, City Hall, RM 1W23; 1300 Perdido St.
Registrar’s Office, Algiers Courthouse, RM 105; 225 Morgan St.
Voting Machine Warehouse; 8870 Chef Menteur Highway
Lake Vista Community Center, 6500 Spanish Fort Blvd. 2nd floor meeting room

*EARLY VOTING SITES IN JEFFERSON PARISH*

JOSEPH YENNI PARISH BUILDING,1221 ELMWOOD PARK BLVD.,
RM 502, HARAHAN, LA 70123

CHARLES ODOM BUILDING, 5001 WEST BANK EXPRESSWAY,
SUITE C-2, MARRERO, LA 70072

408 MINOR ST, KENNER, LA 70062

GRAND ISLE MULTIPLEX, 3101 HWY 1, GRAND ISLE, LA 70358

GET OUT AND VOTE!

For more information, Go to GEAUXVOTE.com

Are you registered to vote?

If you moved… Have you changed your address with the Registrar of Voters?
If NO is the answer to either of these questions,

NOW is the time to register.
It’s easy, just print out the online form or follow the directions and form listed below:
http://www.sos.louisiana.gov/Portals/0/elections/forms/form_0110_ver-011106.pdf

Find information about the Issues
For both parties’ platforms on many issues e.g. education, economy, healthcare, environment, immigration, gun control, climate, jobs, racial/gender equality https://www.bestcolleges.com/resources/voting-by-issues