Board of Elections

 The Board of Elections is charged with the responsibility of overseeing that all election related activities are executed in accordance with the New York State Election Law as interpreted by the Orange County Commissioners of Elections and the New York State Board of Elections.

Board of Elections Office is open, Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm


Independent Nominating Petition Filing 

May 24 - May 31, 9am to 5pm


Primary Election - June 28, 2022 - Candidate List

2022 Offices to be Filled


Designating Petition, Independent Nominating and 

Certificate of Nomination Filers:




2022 Important Deadlines:

Primary Elections

  • Registering to vote for the first time: June 3
  • Submit an address change: June 8
  • Change your political party: February 14
  • Submit an absentee ballot application by mail: June 13
  • Submit an absentee ballot application in-person: June 27
  • Return your voted absentee ballot by mail: Postmarked by June 28; BOE must receive your ballot by July 5th
  • Return your voted absentee ballot in-person: June 28 by close of polls at 9pm


General Election

  • Registering to vote for the first time: October 14
  • Submit an address change: October 19
  • Submit an absentee ballot application by mail: must be received by the board on or before October 24
  • Submit an absentee ballot application in-person: November 7
  • Return your voted absentee ballot by mail: Postmarked by November 8; BOE must receive your ballot by November 15th
  • Return your voted absentee ballot in-person: November 8 by close of polls at 9pm



2021 Official Election Results

2021 General Election Candidate List

2021 NYS Ballot Proposal Information

Election Inspectors Needed throughout Orange County

Please contact us today!