Voting Information for New York Primary

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Governor has issued an executive order to allow us to vote from home for the June 23, 2020 primary election because no one should have to choose between their health and their right to vote. Voting from home is safe, easy, and secure, so make a plan to vote by absentee. Your vote is your voice.

Vote From Home in 4 Easy Steps

Per the Governor Executive Order, every eligible voter can request an absentee ballot for the June 23rd election by selecting the “Temporary Illness” excuse. Here is how:

  • Step 2:
  • Email or mail your application to your Board of Elections by June 16, 2020.
  • Cayuga County
    Board of Elections

    elections@cayugacounty.us
    157 Genesee St Ground Floor
    Auburn, NY 13021
    315-253-1285
  • Onondaga County
    Board of Elections

    absentee@ongov.net
    1000 Erie Blvd West
    Syracuse, New York 13204
    315-435-8683
  • Step 2:
  • Email or mail your application to your Board of Elections by June 16, 2020.

Cayuga County Board of Elections
elections@cayugacounty.us
157 Genesee St Ground Floor
Auburn, NY 13021
315-253-1285

Onondaga County Board of Elections
absentee@ongov.net
1000 Erie Blvd West
Syracuse, New York 13204
315-435-8683

Oswego County Board of Elections
Stephanie.Faul@oswegocounty.com
185 East Seneca Street,
Oswego, NY 13126
315-349-8350

Wayne County Board of Elections
elections@co.wayne.ny.us
7376 State Route 31, Suite 1200
PO Box 636
Lyons, NY 14489
315-946-7400

  • Step 3:
  • Your ballot will be mailed to you with a postage-paid return envelope.
  • Step 4:
  • Put your ballot in the official Board of Elections return envelope as soon as possible. Ballots must be postmarked by June 22, 2020.

Note: If you do not fill out an application for an absentee ballot, an application for an absentee ballot will be mailed to all eligible voters per the Governor Executive Order. Call your Board of Elections if you have questions.

Early voting will still be available & polls will be open on June 23, 2020 from 6am – 9pm.

Visit your Board of Elections website for more voting information: