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Click here for information on Early Voting & Registration - Register (with 2 forms of ID) and vote during the same visit.
Click here to find your Election Day precinct polling place - Register (with 2 forms of ID) and vote during the same visit.
Early Voting & Registration - Learn More
Any Chicago voter may vote in-person on or before Election Day at any Chicago Early Voting location. Voter registration services are available at every Early Voting location.
When you need ID to register or vote, and types of ID you may use.
October 7, 2022 – First Day for Early Voting at Chicago Board of Elections Supersite (191 N. Clark) and Board Offices (69 W. Washington, 6th Floor)
October 24, 2022 – First day for Early Voting in all 50 Wards in Chicago.
Vote By Mail - Learn More
No excuse is needed. All Chicago voters may choose to Vote By Mail.
August 10, 2022 – First day to apply to Vote By Mail for the November 8 General Election.
September 29, 2022 – First day for Vote By Mail ballots to be mailed to voters.
November 3, 2022 – Last day for the Board to receive new Vote By Mail applications.
November 8, 2022 – Last day for postmark on the Ballot Return Envelope if returning by mail. If a voter decides not to return the Vote By Mail ballot, the voter may submit the Vote By Mail ballot to the judges at the precinct and polling place for that voter's home address, and then cast a ballot in person. If the Vote By Mail ballot was lost or did not arrive, the voter may sign a "cancellation of Vote By Mail ballot affidavit" and cast a provisional ballot, also at the precinct and polling place for that voter's home address.
November 22, 2022 – Last day that a mailed Vote By Mail ballot (postmarked or certified November 8 or earlier) may arrive at the Election Board to be included in the count.
ELECTION DAY: TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2022 - Learn more
On Election Day, a voter may cast a ballot at the polling place assigned to that voter's registration precinct. Hours are 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. Find your precinct polling place here.
Click here for a complete list of polling places.
Click here for a complete 2022 Election Calendar.
Click here for a complete 2022 Election Calendar in Spanish.
Click here for a 2022 General Election Calendar at a Glance.
Click here for a complete 2023 Muncipal Election Calendar.
Click here for a complete 2023 Muncipal Election Calendar in Spanish.