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Election Calendar 2022

Expand the sections below to view important dates and deadlines for elections and candidate filing in 2022.

Special Election – April 26, 2022
EventDate
Deadline to file a resolution for the April 26, 2022 Special ElectionFriday, February 25, 2022 by 4pm
Ballots mailed to Mason County Military and Overseas CitizensFriday, March 25, 2022
Public Meeting & Live Stream – Logic & Accuracy Test of Tabulation System and Accessible Voting Unit – AVUWednesday, March 30, 2022 at 10am
Ballots mailed to all eligible registered votersTuesday, April 5, 2022
24/7 Live Stream of the ballot processing roomApril, 8-May 6, 2022
First day to request a replacement ballot if you have not received yoursTuesday, April 12, 2022
Deadline for all mail-in and online new voter registrations and updatesMonday, April 18, 2022
New voter registration, registration updates, and ballot issuance in-person onlyApril 19-April 26, 2022
ELECTION DAY – Preliminary results released after 8 pmTuesday, April 26, 2022
Public Meeting Live Stream – Post Election Random Audit Wednesday, April 27, 2022
at 8am
Public Meeting Live Stream-Risk Limiting Audit (RLA)Thursday, February 28, 2022
at 9am
Public Meeting Live Stream – Canvassing Board Meeting – Ballot Review Thursday, May 5, 2022 at 10am
Public Meeting Live Stream – Canvassing Board Meeting – Election CertificationFriday, May 6, 2022
at 10am
Deadline to file a resolution for the August 2 , 2022 Primary ElectionFriday, May 13, 2022 by 4pm
Candidate & PCO Filing WeekMonday, May 16-Friday, May 20, 2022
Special Election- February 8, 2022
EventDate
Deadline to file a resolution for the February 8, 2022 Special ElectionFriday, December 10, 2021 by 4pm
Ballots mailed to Mason County Military and Overseas CitizensFriday, January 7, 2022
Public Meeting – Logic & Accuracy Test of Tabulation System and Accessible Voting Unit – AVUTuesday, January 11, 2022 at 10am
Ballots mailed to all eligible registered votersTuesday, January 18, 2022
24/7 Live Stream of the ballot processing roomJanuary, 21-February 18, 2022
First day to request a replacement ballot if you have not received yoursTuesday, January 25, 2022
Deadline for all mail-in and online new voter registrations and updatesMonday, January 31, 2022
New voter registration, registration updates, and ballot issuance in-person onlyJanuary 31-February 8, 2022
ELECTION DAY – Preliminary results released after 8 pmTuesday, February 8, 2022
Public Meeting Live Stream – Post Election Random Audit Wednesday, February 9, 2022
at 8am
Public Meeting Live Stream-Risk Limiting Audit (RLA)Thursday, February 10, 2022
at 9am
Public Meeting Live Stream – Canvassing Board Meeting – Ballot Review Thursday, February 17, 2022 at 10am
Public Meeting Live Stream – Canvassing Board Meeting – Election CertificationFriday, February 18, 2022
at 10am
Deadline to file a resolution for the April 26, 2022 Special ElectionFriday, February 25, 2022 by 4pm

Election Calendar 2021

Expand the sections below to view important dates and deadlines for elections and candidate filing in 2021.

General Election – November 2, 2021
EventDate
Special Three-day Filing Period Wednesday, August 4, 2021 9:00 am through
Friday, August 6, 2021 4:00 pm
Deadline to file a resolution for the November 2, 2021, General ElectionTuesday, August 3, 2021 – 4 pm
Deadline to mail ballots to Mason County Military and Overseas CitizensSaturday, September 18, 2021
Public Meeting – Logic & Accuracy Test of Tabulation System and Accessible Voting Unit – AVUTuesday, September 28, 2021-10am
Deadline to mail ballots to all eligible registered votersThursday, October 12, 2021
Public Meeting-Emergency Logic & Accuracy Test of Tabulation System and Accessible Voting Unit-AVU Friday October 15, 2021-2pm
24/7 Live Stream of the ballot processing roomOctober 15 – November 23, 2021
First day to request a replacement ballot if you have not received yoursMonday, October 18, 2021
Deadline for all mail-in and online new voter registrations and updatesMonday, October 25, 2021
New voter registration, registration updates, and ballot issuance in-person onlyOctober 26 – November 2, 2021
ELECTION DAY – Preliminary results released after 8 pmTuesday, November 2, 2021
Public Meeting Live Stream – Post Election Random Audit Wednesday, November 3, 2021 –
8 am
Public Meeting Live Stream – Canvassing Board Meeting – Ballot Review Monday, November 22, 2021 –
2 pm
Public Meeting Live Stream – Canvassing Board Meeting – Election CertificationTuesday, November 23, 2021 –
2 pm
Deadline to file a resolution for February 2022, Special ElectionFriday, December 10, 2021 – 4 pm
Primary Election – August 3, 2021
eventDate
Deadline to file a resolution for the August Primary ElectionFriday, May 14, 2021 – 4 pm
Deadline to mail ballots to Mason County Military and Overseas CitizensSaturday, June 19, 2021
Logic & Accuracy Test of Tabulation System & Accessible Voting Unit – AVU
L&A Test Notice
Thursday, July 8, 2021 –
10 am
Deadline to mail ballots to all eligible registered votersThursday, July 15, 2021
24/7 Live Stream of the ballot processing room July 16 – August 17, 2021
First day to request a replacement ballot if you have not received yoursMonday, July 19, 2021
Deadline for all mail-in and online new voter registrations and updatesMonday, July 26, 2021
New voter registration, registration updates, and ballot issuance in-person onlyJuly 27-August 3, 2021
ELECTION DAY – Preliminary results released after 8 pm
Tuesday, August 3, 2021
Deadline to file a resolution for the November 2, 2021, General ElectionTuesday, August 3, 2021 –
4 pm
Public Meeting Live Stream – Post Election Random Audit Wednesday, August 4, 2021-
8 am
Public Meeting Live Stream – Canvassing Board Meeting – Ballot Review Monday, August 16, 2021 –
2 pm
Public Meeting Live Stream – Canvassing Board Meeting – Election CertificationTuesday, August 17, 2021 –
2 pm
Candidate Filing – May 17-21, 2021
EventDate
Candidate filing by mail beginsMonday, May 3, 2021
Candidate filing online and in-person beginsMonday, May 17, 2021 – 9 am
Candidate filing endsFriday, May 21, 2021 – 4 pm
Deadline to withdraw candidacyMonday, May 24, 2021 – 4 pm
Deadline to submit candidate statement & photo for Primary ElectionFriday, May 28, 2021 – 5 pm

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Special Election – April 27, 2021
eventDate
Deadline to file a resolution for the April 27, 2021 Special ElectionFriday, February 26, 2021 – 4 pm
Deadline to mail ballots to Mason County Military and Overseas CitizensSunday, March 28, 2021
Public Meeting Live Stream – Logic & Accuracy Test of Tabulation System
and Accessible Voting Unit – AVU
Tuesday, March 30, 2021
Ballots for all registered voters in Fire Districts 3 and 5 are mailedTuesday, April 6, 2021
24/7 Live Stream of the ballot processing roomApril 9 – May 7, 2021
First day to request a replacement ballot if you have not received yoursMonday, April 12, 2021
Deadline for all mail-in and online new voter registrations and updatesMonday, April 19, 2021
New voter registration, registration updates, and ballot issuance
in-person only
April 20 – 27, 2021
ELECTION DAY – Preliminary results released after 8 pmTuesday, April 27, 2021
Public Meeting Live Stream – Post Election Random Audit Wednesday, April 28, 2021 – 8 am
Public Meeting Live Stream – Canvassing Board Meeting – Ballot Review Thursday, May 6, 2021 – 2 pm
Public Meeting Live Stream – Canvassing Board Meeting – Election CertificationFriday, May 7, 2021 – 10 am
Deadline to file a resolution for the August Primary ElectionFriday, May 14, 2021 – 4pm

More Election Resources

For election information prior to 2021 please visit the Washington Secretary of State’s website.