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Election 2020: Get Ready to Vote

Can any citizen vote by mail in New York State?
Yes, the Governor signed a new voting law on August 20th. The new law makes three major changes to voting rules in New York.
How does the new law effect me?
  • Authorizes Voters to Request an Absentee Ballot Due to Risk of Illness, Including COVID
  • Authorizes Voters to Request Absentee Ballots Starting August 20, 2020
  • Allows Ballots to Be Postmarked On the Day of the Election, November 3
How do I get an absentee ballot?
Start by checking if you are registered to vote.
Next update your address with the Board of Elections if necessary.
Request an absentee ballot.