General Election voter registration deadline – October 18, 2016 or at the polls on Election Day
General Election date – November 8, 2016
Election information phone number – 877-600-VOTE (8683)
State election website – http://www.sos.state.mn.us/elections-voting/
Early voting –
In person –
All voters may vote early in person, no excuse necessary.
Early in-person voting is available starting September 23, 2016, Monday through Friday during business hours plus from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the Saturday before the election. Locations for early voting may be found at http://www.sos.state.mn.us/elections-voting/find-county-election-office/.
By mail –
All voters may vote early by mail, no excuse necessary.
There is no specific deadline by which absentee/vote-by-mail ballots must be requested. Absentee/vote-by-mail ballots will be available starting September 23, 2016. Vote-by-mail ballots must be received no later than Election Day.