Albany County
BOARD of ELECTIONS
32 North Russell Road | Albany, NY 12206
Phone: (518) 487-5060 | Fax: (518) 487-5077
Email: boardofelections@albanycounty.com
Monday–Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm
Matthew J. Clyne
Democratic Commissioner

Kathleen A. Donovan
Democratic Deputy Commissioner
Rachel L. Bledi
Republican Commissioner

Ellen C. Graziano
Republican Deputy Commissioner
2016 ELECTION DATES
Primary Election: September 13 | Polls Open 12noon-9:00pm
General Election: November 8 | Polls Open 6:00am-9:00pm
September 2016 Primary Polling Place List List of September 2016 Primary Candidates and Races

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.)