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

Heidi Connors
Democratic Deputy Commissioner
Rachel L. Bledi
Republican Commissioner

Melissa Kermani
Republican Deputy Commissioner
Cohoes Common Council Ward 5 Democratic Primary
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 | 12Noon–9:00pm
General Election: November 5, 2019
Early voting for general election: October 26-November 3, 2019
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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.)

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POLITICAL CALENDARS
Political calendars, which list important dates regarding elections, are a valuable guide to the administration of our election process.

2019 Political Calendar

For additional information about State financial filings, please visit the NYS Board of Elections at www.elections.ny.gov/ external website.

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