This site will be updated in 2022 for the June primary election.

What you need to know

Our future is on the ballot, NYC. Every citywide office is on the ballot in the November 2nd general election. 

This election will not use Ranked Choice Voting. That means you can choose just one candidate for each office. NYC is only using Ranked Choice Voting in primary and special elections, and not in general elections like the one this November. Learn more about Ranked Choice Voting.

There are three ways to cast your ballot:

Early Voting

Don’t wait until Election Day! You can vote early in person starting on October 23rd.Learn more about early voting

Vote by Mail

All NYC voters can vote by mail by requesting an absentee ballot.Learn more about voting by mail

Election Day

Polls are open on Election Day from 6am-9pm.Learn more about election day

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Where to Vote

Visit the Board of Elections website to find out where you can vote!

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Top FAQs

What’s on the ballot?

There is a citywide general election on November 2nd, including races for Mayor, Public Advocate, Comptroller, Borough President, City Council, and District Attorney. In a general election, you decide which candidate (including nominees who won their primary in June) will actually hold office. Meet the candidates.

Will this election use Ranked Choice Voting?

No. NYC is only using Ranked Choice Voting in primary and special elections for city offices. November 2nd is a general election where you can choose just one candidate for each office. Learn more about Ranked Choice Voting.

What support is available for voters with disabilities?

Voters with disabilities can access the ballot in different ways, and can use Ballot Marking Devices at their poll site. These devices offer four ways to mark your ballot. Accessible absentee ballots are also available from the NYC Board of Elections. Lastly, you have the right to bring someone to help you vote or to ask a poll worker for help! Learn more about accessibility.

Key Dates

  • Deadline to Change Party Affiliation

    Mon, February 14, 2022
  • Voter Registration Deadline

    Fri, June 3, 2022
  • Early Voting

    Sat, June 18, 2022 - Sun, June 26, 2022
  • Primary Election Day

    Tue, June 28, 2022