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April 4, 2020
Presidential Preference Primary/Municipal Primary Election

The following is important information for the April 4, 2020 Presidential Preference Primary/Municipal Primary Election:

  • The qualifying period is Jan. 8-10. 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. There are no state candidates (other than president) scheduled to run in this election, however, a special election may be called in the event of a vacancy (Secretary of State's Office hours are 8 a.m. to 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 deadline to register to vote in person or by mail is March 4.
  • The deadline to register to vote through the GeauxVote Online Registration System is March 14.
  • Early voting is March 21-28 (except Sunday, March 22) from 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • The deadline to request an absentee by mail ballot is March 31 by 4:30 p.m. You can request an absentee by mail 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 mail ballot is April 3 by 4:30 p.m. (other than military and overseas voters).

May 9, 2020
Municipal General Election

The following is important information for the May 9, 2020 Municipal General Election:

  • The deadline to register to vote in person or by mail is April 8.
  • The deadline to register to vote through the GeauxVote Online Registration System is April 18.
  • Early voting is April 25-May 2 (except Sunday, April 26) from 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • The deadline to request an absentee by mail ballot is May 5 by 4:30 p.m. You can request an absentee by mail 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 mail ballot is May 8 by 4:30 p.m. (other than military and overseas voters).

Nov. 3, 2020
Presidential General and Open Congressional Primary Election

The following is important information for the Nov. 3, 2020 Presidential General and Open Congressional Primary Election:

  • Candidates for presidential elector that are affiliated with a political party can find out more information here.
  • Candidates for presidential elector that are not affiliated with a political party can find out more information here.
  • The qualifying period for all other candidates is July 15-17. 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 deadline to register to vote in person or by mail is Oct. 5.
  • The deadline to register to vote through the GeauxVote Online Registration System is Oct. 13.
  • Early voting is Oct. 20-27 (except Sunday, Oct. 25) from 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • The deadline to request an absentee by mail ballot is Oct. 30 by 4:30 p.m. You can request an absentee by mail 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 mail ballot is Nov. 2 by 4:30 p.m. (other than military and overseas voters).

Dec. 5, 2020
Congressional and Open General Election

The following is important information for the Dec. 5, 2020 Congressional and Open General Election:

  • The deadline to register to vote in person or by mail is Nov. 4.
  • The deadline to register to vote through the GeauxVote Online Registration System is Nov. 14.
  • Early voting is Nov. 20-28 from 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m. (except Sunday, Nov. 22, Nov. 26 (Thanksgiving) and Nov. 27 (Acadian Day); early voting is advanced one day because of the holidays)
  • The deadline to request an absentee by mail ballot is Dec. 1 by 4:30 p.m. You can request an absentee by mail 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 mail ballot is Dec. 4 by 4:30 p.m. (other than military and overseas voters).

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Propositions and Constitutional Amendments

The text of propositions and the text and summaries of constitutional amendments to be voted on in upcoming elections and those which were voted on in recent past elections can be seen by viewing propositions and constitutional amendments under 'Review Types of Elections.'

Purchase Voter Lists

A database of public information of registered voters is only available for purchase using specifically defined selection criteria. The voter list is available through email as a PDF or tab delimited text file. In addition, printable address labels in PDF are available upon request during the online ordering process. You can receive a cost estimate and purchase a list of registered voters through our online application. The purchaser is responsible for defining the selection criteria, reviewing the estimate and paying in advance of receipt of the requested list.

View the instructional video before placing an order.

If you need assistance in selection criteria, or have any other questions, please contact your Registrar of Voters Officeemail us, call Elections Services at 225.922.0900 or call toll-free at 800.883.2805.

Additional information about the lists is available below: