Safe and Secure Elections in Iowa

Iowa County Auditors are working hard to provide all eligible Iowans the opportunity to vote safely and securely in the 2020 General Election. Please make sure you vote, and vote early if you are able.

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  1. REGISTER – Pre-register to vote by October 24.
  2. REQUEST – Request an absentee ballot by 5:00 pm on October 24.
  3. VOTE – Voting in Iowa begins October 5!

Questions about voting? Contact Your County Auditor!

Important General Election Dates:

October 5
In-person Absentee Voting Begins
Absentee Ballot Mailings Begin

October 24
Voter Pre-Registration Deadline (5:00 pm)
Deadline to Request Absentee Ballot to be Mailed (5:00 pm)

October 24 and 31
County Auditor Open for Absentee Voting on These Extra Saturdays

November 2
Postmark Deadline for Absentee Ballots
In-person Absentee Voting Deadline (5:00 pm)

November 3
ELECTION DAY – Polls open from 7:00 am – 9:00 pm (Bring your ID!)
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In-person Delivery of Absentee Ballots Deadline (9:00 pm)


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