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New York

Vote Early Day - State by State Voter Information

No-Excuse Mail Voting
In-Person Early Voting

Voter Information

Primary Election Day: June 28, 2022
Primary Ballots Mailed: May 27, 2022
Primary In-Person Early Voting Opens: June 18, 2022
General Election Day: November 8, 2022
General Election Ballots Mailed: October 7, 2022
General Election In-Person Early Voting Opens: October 29, 2022
Additional Voting Information: New York Elections Information Website


This state requires an excuse to vote by mail. Check out the information below to determine if you are eligible to vote by mail.

Absentee Voting Criteria

You may vote by absentee ballot in New York if:

  • You are absent from your county or, if a resident of New York City, absent from New York City, on Election Day.
  • You are unable to appear at the polls due to illness or physical disability or because you are the primary caregiver of one or more individuals who are ill or physically disabled.
  • You are a resident or patient of a Veterans Health Administration Hospital.
  • You are detained in jail awaiting Grand Jury action or confined in prison after conviction for an offense other than a felony.

If you have encountered a problem with voting, please call this national nonpartisan hotline: 866-OUR-VOTE.