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Coalition of Bay Area Election Officials

Public Trust in Elections Initiative

This Coalition of Bay Area Election Officials web page is hosted by the County of Santa Clara Registrar of Voters.

Coalition of Bay Area Election Officials

Who We Are

Coalition of Greater Bay Area Counties working together to increase public trust in elections in our shared media market.

BAE Mission Statement

Our Mission Statement

Ensuring Public Trust in Elections by collaborating, communicating, and providing access to Accurate, Current, and Transparent (ACT) election information across the Bay Area.

Trusted Elections Information

Key Dates

Key Dates

9/29 - 10/18 County election offices will mail the County Voter Information Guide during this period
10/10 No later than this date, county elections officials shall begin mailing each registered voter a vote-by-mail ballot
10/10 - 11/7 Early Voting sites are open
10/24 Last day to register to vote for the primary election. To check your voter registration status visit MyVoterStatus
10/29 Vote Centers open for Voter's Choice Act counties.  Click here to find your local county elections office
11/8 Election Day - Polls shall be open throughout the state from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.


Greater Bay Area Counties

Alameda (VCA County)Contra CostaMarin (VCA County)MontereyNapa (VCA County)San Benito (VCA County)San Mateo (VCA County)Santa Clara (VCA County)Santa Cruz (VCA County)SolanoSonoma (VCA County)

* Voter's Choice Act (VCA) counties have adopted the Voter's Choice Act, which modernizes elections in California by allowing counties to conduct elections under a model which provides greater flexibility and convenience for voters. 

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