Your Vote is Your Voice

Your vote is your voice

Be Election Ready - Dates, Deadlines, and Steps

  • Voter Registration Deadline* is on Tuesday, October 11
  • Request a Vote-By-Mail Ballot**
  • Download Your Customized Sample Ballot
  • Research the Candidates and Amendments***:
    • Visit
    • Click on “More Resources – Find what’s on your Ballot - Learn more”
    • Select “Go to My Races”
    • Review each of the items on your ballot to be an informed voter
    • Make your choices and print your sample ballot as a guide
  • Vote Early
    • Monday, October 24 – Sunday, November 6 at 28 locations county-wide. Registered voters may vote at any designated early voting site in Miami-Dade County
    • Early voting hours at all locations, including MDC Kendall and North: 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Election Day

*Oct. 11 is also the last day to update your address or make any changes to your voter registration prior to the November 8 midterm.

**If you vote-by-mail, it must be received by the Department of Elections by 7 pm on November 8 so return it early. You can check the status of your ballot online.

***Review the nonpartisan voter guides produced by

Upcoming Elections

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Miami-Dade County Elections

Find out how you can make a difference by viewing the Miami-Dade County Upcoming Election Calendar.

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Voter Information Tool

The Miami-Dade Elections Department Voter Information Tool allows you to:

  • Learn when your next election is and where to vote
  • Read your customized sample ballot
  • Request a mail ballot
  • Check the status of your mail ballot