Albany County Board of Elections

Polls open from 6:00am until 9:00pm
Extended Hours for Absentee Ballots
Monday, October 19 from 4:30pm–7:00pm
Wednesday, October 21 from 4:30pm–7:00pm
Saturday, October 24 from 9:00am–1:00pm
Tuesday, October 27 from 4:30pm–7:00pm
Thursday, October 29 from 4:30pm–7:00pm
Saturday, October 31 from 9:00am–1:00pm
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Voter Registration and Absentee Ballot Information

Your Vote Counts!

If you haven't already registered to vote, please take a few minutes now to register. If you have access to a printer, you can use one of our downloadable registration forms. Click the name of the form you need below, print it out and fill it in.

For those who reside outside of the US: Special Federal and Military Registration and Absentee Ballot Request [PDF]

If you don't have a printer...

You can call us at (518) 487-5060 and request that a registration form be mailed to you.

Where to mail the completed form

Albany County residents should mail their completed form to:

Board of Elections
32 North Russell Road
Albany, NY 12206
(off of Central Avenue, near Westgate Plaza)

If you are not an Albany resident, you can find out where to mail your form by calling 1-800-FOR-VOTE (1-800-367-8683). (If you use a TDD, please call 1-800-533-8683.)