Primary Election Day is Tuesday, March 5, 2024

Every registered voter in California is being sent a vote-by-mail ballot in early February 2024.

Are you in Santa Cruz County District 1? Find your district:



Return your ballot by mail
Voting by mail is easy and safe. Just make sure that your ballot is postmarked by Tuesday, March 5, and that you sign and date the back of your return envelope. Postage is already paid!
Return your ballot at a Drop Box
You may drop off your vote-by-mail ballot at any official drop box! Find a drop box near you in Santa Cruz County.
Vote in person at a Polling Place/Early Voting Center
If you prefer to vote in person, you can go to a number of different in-person polling places and early voting centers. Find the Santa Cruz County polling places here. 




Voter Registration Information

You can check your voter registration status by clicking here. You can register now online by clicking here, or you can register to vote at any in-person voting location up until election day, Tuesday, March 5.

Have Questions or Need Help?

If you need help voting or have questions about your ballot, contact the Santa Cruz County Clerk’s office. 

Santa Cruz County Clerk:

(866) 282-5900