Planning to vote in the Nov. 6, 2018 Douglas County Election?

Here’s your election-ready check list:

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Are you registered to vote in Douglas County?  Knowing the answer is as simple as visiting Here you may register to vote, check voter registration status, update your mailing address and verify or update your party affiliation. You will also find important dates and deadlines pertaining to the Nov. 6 General Election.

Is your voter registration mailing address accurate? Because all Colorado voters receive mail ballots, a current address will help ensure that your ballot, as well as other important election information, is sent to the proper address. If your mailing address has changed since you last voted in a Douglas County election, you will want to update your voter registration information with your current address. Visit

When will I receive my ballot? Ballots for the November 6 General Election will be in the mail to all Douglas County active, registered voters beginning October 15.

What if I don’t receive my ballot by mail? If you have not received your ballot by October 22, please contact the Douglas County elections staff at 303-660-7444 or visit a Douglas County Voter Service and Polling Center for assistance, beginning October 22.

Do you know all the ways you may return your voted ballot? After you receive and complete your ballot, you may choose to deliver your ballot by mail, or visit for a listing of our nine convenient 24 hour  ballot drop-off locations. These locations are available beginning Monday, October 15 until Election Day, Tuesday, November 6 at 7:00 p.m. You may vote your ballot beginning Monday, October 15 and save on postage.  A tenth ballot drop-off location is available at the Roxborough during library business hours beginning Monday, October 15 through November 5,  and on Election Day, Tuesday, November 6 from 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

What  if I prefer to vote at a Voter Service and Polling Center vs. by mail or at a ballot drop-off location? If you prefer to vote at a Voter Service and Polling Center, you may surrender your mail ballot at the Center of your choice and vote in-person, up until Election Day, November 6. Voter Service and Polling Centers are conveniently located throughout Douglas County beginning October 22.

Know the ballot deadline. Your ballot must be received by 7 p.m. on Election Day. A postmark of Nov. 6 is not valid as the received date. Your ballot must be placed in a designated ballot box by 7 p.m. on Election Day or you must be in line at a designated ballot drop-off location or a Voter Service and Polling Center no later than the close of polls (7 p.m.) on Election Day, Nov 6.

In need of assistance from elections staff? Contact us by phone at 303-660-7444 or visit us at the Douglas County Elections Office, 125 Stephanie Place, in Castle Rock, any weekday between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., visit a Douglas County Voter Service and Polling Center for assistance, beginning October 22.

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