Elections Matter! The 2023 General Election Day is Tuesday, November 21, 2023!
Why is Election Day the same week as Thanksgiving, instead of the first Tuesday of November? Because Utah decided to move its election to accomodate a special election to fill the Congressional seat held by Rep. Chris Stewart. Learn more here
Dates: Primary elections will take place Tuesday, September 5 in those Utah cities not using Ranked Choice Voting. For cities using Ranked Choice Voting, like Salt Lake City, there will be a single election on November 21. See a complete list of 2023 Election Dates below.
Filing period for Ranked Choice Voting (RCV) candidates August 8, 2023, to August 15, 2023
Primary Election: Ballots Mailed Tuesday, August 15, 2023
Primary Election: Last day to request a mail ballot Tuesday, August 29, 2023.
Primary Election (Congressional Primary) Tuesday, September 5, 2023
General Election: First day to send ballots to active registered voters. Tuesday, October 31, 2023
General Election: The in-person early voting period begins Monday, November 7, 2023
General Election: Last day to register to vote (in-person, online, by mail) Monday, November 13, 2023
Check your Voter Registration: Click on this link to make sure your current address is on file to receive a ballot.
Register to Vote: You can register to vote online or through mail up until November 13. You can also register on Election Day and cast a provisional ballot with two forms of ID at a polling place. To update your registration, track your ballot, or to find a polling place, go to vote.utah.gov
PPAC Endorsements: Each election cycle, Planned Parenthood Action Council (PPAC) endorses candidates running for state and local offices. In 2023, we endorsed more then 20 municipal candidates running for mayor and city council seats.