For Immediate Release
Contact: Amy Ventetuolo
Reno, Nev. May 1, 2020. The Washoe County Registrar of Voters Office would like the community to be on the lookout for the Official Mail-In Ballot for the 2020 Primary Election on June 9, 2020.
Due to COVID-19, the Nevada Secretary of State has announced the 2020 Primary Election will be conducted as an all-mail election. This means, if you are a registered voter in Nevada you will receive a ballot in the mail.
Daily mailings of official mail-in ballots will take place beginning today. Additionally, beginning with this election, registered voters can see if their official mail-in ballot has been sent by clicking the link here: https://www.washoecounty.us/voters/ and using the Voter Registration Lookup tool.
Online Sample Ballot – NOW LIVE
New for the 2020 Elections, the Registrar of Voters has unveiled the ability to access your Sample Ballot online which will provide a customized ballot based on your address. Click here to access your ballot: www.washoecounty.us/voters/sampleballot/
If you have any questions, please call Washoe311 by dialing 3-1-1 from any phone, or the Registrar of Voters Office at 775-328-3670.
Important Upcoming Dates
- May 12, 2020: Deadline to register to vote through the DMV, outside agencies or by submitting your registration through mail.
- May 21, 2020: Deadline to register to vote online and receive a mail-in ballot. If you have not registered to vote, you can do so online through May 21 and still receive a ballot in the mail, to register online, visit www.RegisterToVoteNV.gov
- May 22-June 4: Online voter registration and voter updates completed during this period will require voters to appear in-person to vote; a current and valid Nevada driver’s license or ID card and proof of residency is required.
- Friday, June 5, 2020: Individuals must appear in person to register or update their registration and cast their ballot. Must have current and valid Nevada Driver’s License or ID with proof of residency.
- Tuesday, June 9, 2020: Primary Election Day. Individuals must appear in person to register or update their registration and cast their ballot. Must have current and valid Nevada Driver’s License or ID with proof of residency.