First Day to Circulate and File Nomination Petitions – February 13

Last Day to Circulate and File Nomination Petitions – March 6

First Day to Circulate and File Nomination Papers – March 7

Last Day for Withdrawal by Candidates who Filed Nomination Petitions – March 21

First Day to Apply for a Civilian Absentee Ballot – March 26

Last Day to REGISTER before the primary – April 16

Last Day to Apply for a Civilian Absentee Ballot – May 8

Last Day for County Board of Elections to Receive Voted Civilian Absentee Ballots – May 11

GENERAL PRIMARY – May 15

First Day to REGISTER after primary – May 16

Last Day for County Board of Elections to receive voted Military and Overseas Absentee Ballots (submitted for delivery no later than 11:59 P.M. on May 14) – May 22

Last Day to Circulate and File Nomination Papers – August 1

Last Day for withdrawal by Candidates nominated by nomination papers – August 8

Last Day for withdrawal by Candidates nominated at the primary – August 13

First Day to Apply for a Civilian Absentee Ballot – September 17

Last Day to REGISTER before the November election – October 9

Last Day to Apply for a Civilian Absentee Ballot – October 30

Last Day for County Board of Elections to Receive voted Civilian Absentee Ballots – November 2

GENERAL ELECTION – November 6

First day to REGISTER after November election – November 7

Last Day for County Board of Elections to receive voted military and overseas absentee ballots (submitted for delivery no later than 11:59 P.M. on November 5) – November 13

Note: All dates in this calendar are subject to change without notice. For detailed information about election information for Lancaster County please click here.