Delaware will elect a Governor in 2016.
General Election voter registration deadline – October 15, 2016
General Election date – November 8, 2016
Election information phone number – 302-739-4277
State election website – http://elections.delaware.gov/index.shtml
Early voting –
In person –
Voters may vote early in person if they have a valid excuse. Reasons for early in-person voting include: illness or disability; work prevents you from going to the polls on election day; you will be on vacation on election day; or religious tenets prevent you from going to the polls on election day.
For date and time information for early in-person voting, voters should contact their local County Department of Elections. Contact information for County Department of Elections offices is available at http://elections.delaware.gov/locations.shtml.
Early voting ends at noon on the Monday before the election.
By mail –
Voters may vote early by mail if they have a valid excuse (see “In person” voting above for valid excuses). To vote absentee/by mail, voters must submit an Affidavit for Absentee Voting. Absentee ballots will be mailed out usually 45 days prior to a General Election.
All absentee ballots must be received no later than the close of polls on Election Day.