In Washington elections are overseen by the Secretary of State.
CHECK YOUR VOTER REGISTRATION STATUS:
REGISTERING TO VOTE IN Washington:
Register online with a Washington DL or state ID, by mail, or in-person.
Deadline for mail-in registration is October 8, 2018. For in-person registration it’s October 29, 2018.
Jungle Primaries, meaning all candidates on a single ballot and the top two winners go onto the General Election.
WAYS TO VOTE:
By Mail (For the most part, all of Washington state votes by mail. Ballots are mailed out on October 19, 2018, and the voting period goes until election day.)
In Person (County auditors are required to open at least one vote center where voters can cast a ballot in person, and the ID requirement applies to those voters. Find your local voting center and hours by signing in here. )
KNOW BEFORE YOU GO:
ID is required for in-person voting only.
Accepted IDs driver’s license, state identification card, student identification card, tribal identification card, employer identification card. Specifics are available at VoteRiders.org
Ballots can be returned in person by 8:00pm on Election Day. (No polling hours because the entire state votes by mail.)
Washington Voter Hotline: 1-800-448-4881