Voter’s Guides, How to Evaluate a Candidate, Election Dates and links to important information on voting locations, required ID and more are on this page.
Click here to see where to vote on election day, sample ballots and your vote by mail address (if you elected VBM): https://www.votemanatee.com/Voter-Information/Voter-Status-Information-Check-Your-Registration-Status
August 23, 2022 Primary Election Information
Primary Election Voters Guides will be available in July. Visit Voter411.org
- 7/23 – Supervisor of Elections begins sending vote-by-mail ballots.
- 7/25 – The last day to register to vote for the Primary Election.
- 8/13 by 5:00PM – Last day to request a Vote-by-Mail ballot.
- 8/13-8/20 8:30 am – 6 pm – Primary Election Early Voting.
- 8/23 – Primary Election Day
Early voting locations:
Times and locations will be announced shortly.
To request for a vote-by-mail ballot you may:
Apply with an online application,
Apply in writing by email, fax or mail, to the Supervisor of Elections
Apply in person at the Supervisor of Elections office (600 301 Blvd W., Suite 118, Bradenton 34205)
If you would like to have a vote-by-mail ballot mailed to you, all requests must be received by 5 p.m. on the tenth day before an election, in this case.
The person requesting a vote-by-mail ballot must disclose:
- The name of the voter
- The voter’s address
- The voter’s date of birth
- The requester’s name
- The requester’s address
- The requester’s driver’s license number, if available
- The requester’s relationship to the voter; and
- The requester’s signature (written request only).
Completed ballots must be received at the Office of the Supervisor of Elections, 600 301 Boulevard West, Suite 108, Bradenton, not later than 7 p.m. on the day of the election. Do not return your voted vote-by-mail ballot to a polling place.
Day of the Election Voting:
On August 23, registered voters may vote at their assigned precinct only. Visit the SOE website to locate your polling site.
To see How to Judge a Candidate (LWV), Click Here
Voting by mail is convenient, saves time, and allows you to research candidates at your leisure. For more information on voting by mail and early voting click on, Vote by Mail and Early Voting.
To track a mail-in ballot, click “Vote By Mail & Early Voting” on the website’s left-hand column, and then click “Track Your Vote By Mail Ballot.”
Check to be sure you have the right location to vote. To find your designated precinct, visit votemanatee.com and click “Where Do I Vote?”
Voters are required to bring a valid photo ID and signature. Most vote using a Florida Drivers License. For other acceptable forms of ID, according to the Florida Division of Elections, Click Here
If you do not bring proper ID, you can still vote a provisional ballot. As long as you are eligible and voted in the proper precinct, your provisional ballot will count provided the signature on your provisional ballot matches the signature in your registration record.