Upcoming Elections

2017 Elections

No countywide elections scheduled for 2017

Atlantic Beach

Primary: August 29, 2017
General: November 7, 2017 (if needed)

Offices Up For Election
Atlantic Beach Mayor
Atlantic Beach Commissioner Seat 4
Atlantic Beach Commissioner Seat 5

City of Atlantic Beach, FL

 

2018 Elections

Election Dates A General Election is held in November of every even-numbered year. The Primary Election is held 10 weeks before the General Election for purposes of nominating party nominees to be voted for in the General Election to fill a national, state, county, or district office. The election dates for 2018 are:

Primary Election: August 28, 2018

General Election: November 6, 2018


2018 Voter Registration/Bookclosing Deadline

Eligible individuals can register to vote at any time. The deadline to register in order to participate in an upcoming election is 29 days before the election. The registration deadlines for 2018 are:

Primary Election: July 30, 2018
General Election: October 9, 2018


2018 Vote-by-Mail Ballot 'Send' Deadline

For absent stateside and overseas uniformed service member and overseas civilian voters (also known as UOCAVA voters), the deadline for election officials to send ballots is 45 days before an election. The send deadlines for 2018 are:
Primary Election:  July 14, 2018
General Election:  September 22, 2018

For domestic voters, the mandatory period for election officials to send ballots is between 35 and 28 days before an election. The send periods for 2018 are:

Primary Election: July 24 – 31, 2018
General Election: October 2 – 9, 2018


2018 Early Voting Period

The early voting period consists of a minimum mandatory period of 8 days. The mandatory early voting periods for 2018 are:

Primary Election:  August 18 – August 25, 2018
General Election:  October 27 – November 3, 2018

In addition, each county Supervisor of Elections may offer optional days of early voting in addition to the mandatory early voting period.  Each Supervisor of Elections may choose from one or more of the following days for 2018:

Primary Election:  August 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, and/or August 26, 2018
General Election:  October 22, 23, 24, 25, 26 and/or November 4, 2018


2018 Candidate Qualifying Period

U.S. Senator, U.S. Representative, and Judicial Noon, April 30 – Noon, May 4, 2018
Note: Qualifying papers will be accepted beginning April 16, 2018, pursuant to Section 99.061(8), F.S.

Governor and Cabinet, State Senator, State Representative, County Offices and Special Districts 

Noon, June 18 – Noon, June 22, 2018
Note: Qualifying papers will be accepted beginning June 4, 2018, pursuant to Section 99.061(8), F.S.

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