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Courthouse Hours: Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Election Day Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.


Need to update your voter registration? Click here


Election results from 8 pm are normally posted on our website within 5 – 15 minutes of printing out the results from the tabulation machine. For statewide or individual county results for past or present click here.

2023 February Sepcial Election OFFICIAL Results Summary Report PDF (*Results will be avialable after 8:00 PM on 2/14/2023)  - Click Here

2023 February Special Election OFFICIAL Canvass Report PDF (*Results will be avialable after 8:00 PM on 2/14/2023) - Click Here

Upcoming Election Events 
2023 February Special Election 
February 14, 2023
2023 April Special Election
**If a resolution is filed by 
February 24, 2023**
April 25, 2023
2023 Candidate Filing Week
May 15-19, 2023
2023 August Primary Election
August 1, 2023
2023 November General Election
November 7, 2023

Resources:

Election Schedule: February 14, 2023  Special Election
DateElection Activity 
Jan. 13, 2023Military & Oversees Ballots mailed 
Jan. 25, 2023Domestic Ballots mailed 
Jan. 25, 2023Local Voters' Pamphlets mailed 
**Online**Election Observer Training  Location: Virtual 
Jan. 17, 2023Accessible Voting Unit Logic & Accuracy Test. Time: 10:00 am, Location: Auditor's Office (Tabulation Rm)
Jan. 18, 2023Official Logic & Accuracy Test. Time: 10:00 am, Location: Auditor's Office (Tabulation Rm)
Feb. 6, 2023
Emergency Official Logic & Accuracy Test. Time: 8:30 am, Location: Auditor's Office (Tabulation Rm) - To certify additional eqipment for the February 14, 2023 Special Election.
Feb. 6, 2023Last day for new voter registrations and updates online, by mail and registration drives.
Feb. 11, 2023(Saturday) Possible ballot processing (8:30 a.m. -4:30 p.m.) **Date/time subject to change depending on workload.**
Feb. 14, 2023Last day for new registrations and updates in person: 8:00 p.m. Election Night 
Feb. 14, 2023Election Day (Results at 8:00 p.m.)
Feb. 15, 2023Additional ballots counted by 4:00 p.m. **(Date/time may change depending on volume)**
Feb. 16, 2023Additional ballots counted by 4:00 p.m. **(Date/time may change depending on volume)**
Feb. 21, 2023Additional ballots counted by 4:00 p.m. **(Date/time may change depending on volume)**


Feb. 23, 2023County Canvassing Board pre-certification meeting - 12:30 p.m.**UPDATE** now being held in the Auditor's Office. Click Here for the draft meeting agenda. 
Feb. 24, 2023County Canvassing Board certification meeting - 1:00 p.m.  **UPDATE** now being held in the Auditor's Office. Click Here for the draft meeting agenda.
Calendar Key
**= Date/Time subject to change depending on volume/ workload 
For off-hour observation opportunities:
  • We strongly encourage observing from the comfort and safety of your own home as we are live streaming election processing online at:https://co.jefferson.wa.us/1484/Election-Cameras
  • If you are unable to observe from home, please call (360)385-9119 to enable us to make the necessary arrangements to accommodate on site observing.
TBD= To be determined 
The Election Processing Center is located on the 1st floor of the County Courthouse in the Auditor’s Office.


Resolutions:

Jefferson County Fire Protection District No. 4 (Brinnon):

  1. Resolution No. 2022-10
  2. Resolution No. 2022-11

Jefferson County Fire Protection District No.1 (East Jefferson Fire Rescue):

  1. Resolution No. 22-13
  2. Resolution No. 22-12

Your Ballot

Voting in two places, or attempting to vote twice, is a felony.

You may only vote once; If you received a ballot from your current county, AND received one from your previous state or county DO NOT vote the one from your previous state or county!

What’s on your ballot?

Your residence address determines which candidates and measures will be on your ballot.

  • For a customized ballot showing only what is on your ballot, click on the MyBallot link in the green side bar
  • To see all candidates, measures and/or issues, click on the Online Voters’ Guide in the green side bar

2023 February Special Election- Sample Ballot

2023 February Special Election- Local Voters' Pamphlet (PDF Version)

2023 February Special Election - Jefferson County Fire Protection District No. 1 (EJFR) Local Voters' Pamphlet 

2023 February Sepcial Election - Jefferson County Fire Protection District No. 4 (Brinnon) Local Voters' Pamphlet

To check the status of your ballot click here


Additional Election Information

Notice of Election

Public Disclosure Commission

Election System Security

Receive it, Vote it, Sign it, Send it - Click for more information

Frequently asked Questions about Elections in Washington State - Click for more information

Accessible Voting Information:

Voter Accessibility Advisory Committee - VAAC Upcoming  Meeting:

Date: Fall 2022

Time: 

Location: 

More Information about  accessible voting click here 

How to use the AutoMark - Video courtesy of Thurston County Elections. Please contact Jefferson County Elections with questions, 360.385.9117.

DASH - Disability Awareness Starts Here 

Jefferson County Council of the Blind

Other Information

Voter Registration Data Order Form

How to Challenge a Voter Registration

Archived Election Files (1985 - 2006) 

Archived Oaths of Office (1976 - 2009)

Archived Oaths of Office (2010-Current)

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