Online Vote-by-Mail Application

November 6, 2018, Consolidated General Election

Pursuant to state law, the deadline to apply for a vote-by-mail ballot for the November 6, 2018, Consolidated General Election has passed. The deadline was October 30, 2018.

If you are a registered voter in San Francisco and missed the deadline to request a vote-by-mail ballot on October 30, you have the following options:

  • Vote at your assigned polling place on Election Day. Polling places will be open on Election Day from 7:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Visit the Vote at Your Polling Place page to locate your assigned polling place.
  • Vote at the City Hall Voting Center during regular voting hours. Hours and location below.
  • Authorize someone to pick up a ballot for you at the City Hall Voting Center by completing a Ballot Pickup Authorization Form.

City Hall Voting Center Hours and Location

The City Hall Voting Center opens 29 days before Election Day and is located on the ground floor of San Francisco City Hall, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 48. Hours are as follows:

Monday – Friday: October 9 – November 6 (except holidays), 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: October 27 – 28 and November 3 – 4, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Election Day: Tuesday, November 6, 7 a.m. – 8 p.m.

If you have questions, please contact the Department of Elections at (415) 554-4375 or e-mail us.