General and Primary Election Information
- National Voter's Registration Day - September 27, 2016
- Presidential Election Day- November 8th, 2016
- Register to vote: click here
The 2016 U.S. general election will be held on Tuesday, the 8th of November 2016. This election year will feature competitive Presidential Election, and elections to the United States Congress. The entire US House Of Representatives - all 435 members are up for re-election this year.
"Who Can Vote?"
Be a United State Citizen
Be 18 years old by December 31st of the year in which you file this form. (Note you must be 18 years old by the date of the General, Primary or other Election in which you want to vote.)
NOTE: The registration form on this website is ONLY for residents of New York City (Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Bronx and Staten Island). Be sure to complete and return your registration application before the deadline.
"How Will I Know Where To Vote?"
You should receive a notice from the Board of Elections in the City of New York some time in August, telling you where to vote. It will also indicate your Election District / Assembly District number which you need to know on Election Day. Or you can find your poll site here: