Vote N.Y.C. 2021

REGISTER TO VOTE BEFORE FRIDAY MAY 28th

You must register to vote before Friday, May 28th for the upcoming primary election

- Click here to register online (A NY State ID is required)

- Click here for a paper registration form



MAKE A PLAN: YOU HAVE THREE OPTIONS TO VOTE

1. Vote By Mail

- Click here to request a ballot to vote by mail

Your request needs to be submitted by June 15

You ballot needs to be filled and returned by Election Day, June 22. You can drop it off in the mail, or at any polling location. Make sure to follow the instructions carefully and sign your ballot.

Click here for more information on voting absentee


2. Vote Early

You can vote early, in-person, from June 12 - June 20 at your assigned early voting location. This is not your regular polling location.

- Click here to find your early voting location


3. Vote on Election Day, June 22

You can vote in-person on Election Day at your assigned early voting location from 6am-9pm.

- Click here to find your Election Day voting location



LEARN ABOUT THE CANDIDATES

Here are some helpful resources to learn about the candidates running:

- Click here to take The City's quiz how mayoral candidates align with you on the issues

- Click here for the mayoral race breakdown from The New York Times



RANKED CHOICE VOTING

Ranked choice voting is new this year! Instead of voting for one candidate, you can rank a number of your top candidates. Basically, you can have a back-up choice if your favorite candidate doesn't have a chance to win.

- Click here to learn more about Ranked Choice Voting from The City

- Click here to learn more about Ranked Choice Voting from the NYC Board Of Elections



KNOW YOUR RIGHTS

Know your rights as a voter:

- You must be allowed time off to vote

- In some circumstances, if you have been convicted of a felony

- You can vote if you are experiencing homelessness

- You can bring voter information to your polling location


Click here for more info on your voting rights from the NYC Campaign Finance Board