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Don't wait! There are mere days left for you to drop off your ballot or vote early (in person or on Election Day) if you are able. Your voice matters!

How to vote this year

In 2020, here's what you need to know about how to vote in Hawaiʻi.

  • The election will be all vote by mail
  • Voters will automatically receive their ballot in the mail
  • You can drop your voted ballot off at a voter service center or place of deposit
  • You can mail your ballot in -- no stamp needed

Important Dates

October 5

Deadline to register to vote for the Election

October 16

Voters begin to receive their ballot 

October 20

Voter Service Centers open (8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)

October 27

Recommended deadline to mail back your voted ballot through USPS

Places of ballot deposit open

November 3

Election Day!

Mail in ballots must be received by Election Day (7:00 p.m.)


Make a plan to vote

Are you voting by mail or in person?

If you're voting by mail, have you applied for an absentee ballot?

Do you know who you're voting for?

If you're voting in person, do you know where your polling place is and how you are getting there?

When are you voting? Are you voting early or on Election Day?

Register to vote

Get an Absentee/Mail In Ballot

Check Your Registration Status

More Information


See all of the PPVNH endorsed candidates in Hawai'i for the 2020 General Election.

Hawai'i Office of Elections

Have questions? Get more information from the Hawaiʻi Office of Elections.

Pledge to Vote

Pledge to vote this November so we can make sure our voices are heard and can take back our power.