2016 General Election dates

Voter Registration Closes


Dates: October 11, 2016


Times: Registration must be received in office by 5:00 P.M.
Places: County Clerk's Office - 325 S. Main St., Carlsbad
             County Clerk's Sub Office - 602 S. 1st. St., Artesia

Absentee In-Person Voting


Dates: October 11, 2016 - October 21, 2016


Times: Monday - Friday 8:00 A.M. - 6:30 P.M.
Places: County Clerk's Office - 325 S. Main St., Carlsbad

Absentee By-Mail Voting


Dates: October 11, 2016 - November 4, 2016 (Last day a ballot can be mailed)


Times: Monday - Friday 8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Places: County Clerk's Office - 325 S. Main St., Carlsbad
To request an absentee ballot application call (575) 885-3383

Early Voting


Dates: October 22, 2016 - November 5, 2016


Times: Monday - Friday 8:00 A.M. - 6:30 P.M.
            Saturdays - 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. 
Places: County Clerk's Office - 325 S. Main St.,Carlsbad
             County Clerk's Sub Office - 602 S. 1st St., Artesia

Election Day


Dates: November 8, 2016


Times: 7:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.
Places: All Voting Convenience Centers