There are 3 ways to vote—Absentee, Early Voting and on Election Day.
June 17 is the deadline to register to vote for the June 27 Primary Election in 2023.
October 28 is the deadline to register to vote for the November 7 General Election in 2023.
Countdown to the Primary Election
Learn about Candidates and Ballot Initiatives
Find out more about the candidates and their proposals
There are many resources on the internet to find out more about candidates and proposals. When searching, make sure you have a reliable source that is not biased. Here are a few to start with:
PROTECT THE RIGHT TO VOTE
Learn more about what you can do to protect the right to vote.
There are many organizations that are geared towards protecting your right to vote and giving you the tools you need to stand up for voting rights. If you are interested in voter engagement and “Get Out the Vote” initiatives, check out:
Fighting for Our Vote
Voting Rights Lab
Fighting Voter Suppression
Resources & Partners
Erie County Board of Elections
134 West Eagle Street, Buffalo, NY 14202
Hours: Monday – Friday 9 AM – 5 PM
General Inquiries: 716-858-8891
Absentee Department: 716-858-7818
New York State Board of Elections