Last Updated on May 1, 2017

2017 MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS
Municipal Elections are in odd-numbered years. Specific dates for 2017 are below. All Municipal Elections (Primary and General) are NONPARTISAN. Voters registered in unincorporated areas of Clark County may NOT participate in Municipal Elections, i.e., only voters registered within the boundaries of incorporated cities (Boulder City, Henderson, Las Vegas, North Las Vegas), except Mesquite. Mesquite consolidates its Municipal Election with Federal/State Elections in even-numbered years. For more information about Municipal Elections, contact your City Clerk.


JUNE 13, 2017 GENERAL MUNICIPAL ELECTION(NRS 293C.140, 293C.145)
Vote 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Election Day at any Vote Center of your choice within your own City,
only voters registered in the Cities of Boulder City, Henderson, Las Vegas, and North Las Vegas

May 13
Saturday

Standard Registration Deadline: Last day to register to vote or to update your existing registration without having to appear in-person at your City Clerk's office or an Election Department office, or without having to register on the Secretary of State's website. (NRS 293C.527)

May 14-23
Sunday-Tuesday 

Extended In-Office and Online Registration (10 Days): You may register to vote or update your existing registration ONLY by the following means: (1) In-person at your City Clerk's office (hours vary) or at either Election Department office (Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm only); or (2) On the Secretary of State's website(NRS 293C.527)
 

May 27-June 9
Saturday-Friday   

Early Voting (14 Days): You may vote before Election Day at various locations within your own City. Hours, days, and locations vary by City. (NRS 293C.3568)
 

June 6
Tuesday, 5:00 p.m.

Mail/Absentee Ballot Request Deadline: Last day for your City Clerk or the Election Department to RECEIVE WRITTEN mail ballot requests. (NRS 293C.312)
 

 
2018 STATE/FEDERAL ELECTIONS
The dates for 2018 listed below are subject to change depending on the outcome of the 2017 Nevada state legislative session.

 
State/Federal Elections are in even-numbered years. In 2009, the Nevada Legislature changed the date of the State/Federal Primary Election to the second Tuesday in June of each even-numbered year. The General Election date remains the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November. The dates listed below are based on current law and are subject to change depending on the outcome of the current Nevada state legislative session.

  
CANDIDATE FILING

December 30, 2017
Saturday

Last Day for Candidates for Partisan Offices to Change Affiliation with a Major Party: No person may be a candidate of a major political party for partisan office in 2018 if he or she changed political affiliation to Democrat or Republican on a Voter Registration Application in Nevada or in any other state after December 30, 2017. (NRS 293.176)

January 2-June 8, 2018
Weekdays, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
(closed Saturday-Sunday)

Independent Candidate Petition Filing: Period during which independent candidates must submit their petition of candidacy to the appropriate filing officer for verification. Prior to circulating the petition, a copy must be submitted to the filing officer. Contact the Secretary of State for more information. (NRS 293.200(1)(a))

January 2-12, 2018
Weekdays, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
(closed Saturday-Sunday)

Judicial Candidate Filing: Period during which judicial candidates for Nevada Supreme Court, District Court, and Justice of the Peace, as applicable, may file to run for office in 2018. (NRS 293.177(1)(a))

January 12, 2018
Friday, 5:00 p.m.

Last Day for Judicial Candidate Name Changes: Last day judicial candidates may change how their name appears on the ballot. (NAC 293.081)

January 24, 2018

Wednesday, 5:00 p.m.

Last Day to Withdraw or Rescind Withdrawal of Judicial Candidacy:
Last day judicial candidates may withdraw their candidacy or rescind withdrawal of candidacy. (NRS 293.202)

March 5-16, 2018
Weekdays, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
No Appointments 
(closed Saturday-Sunday)

Candidate Filing:
Period during which non-judicial candidates may file to run for office in 2018. (NRS 293.177(1)(b))

March 16, 2018
Friday, 5:00 p.m.

Last Day for Candidate Name Changes (Non-Judicial): Last day non-judicial candidates may change how their name appears on the ballot. (NAC 293.081)

March 27, 2018
Tuesday, 5:00 p.m.
 
Last Day to Withdraw or Rescind Withdrawal of Candidacy (Non-Judicial): Last day non-judicial candidates may withdraw their candidacy or rescind withdrawal of candidacy. (NRS 293.202)
 

JUNE 12, 2018, PRIMARY ELECTION (STATE/FEDERAL)
Vote 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Election Day at any Vote Center of your choice in Clark County,
all voters registered in Clark County
 

A Primary Election is a preliminary (nominating) election to select, when necessary, Democratic, Republican, and nonpartisan candidates who will run in the General Election contests (except candidates for special district offices because they will only appear in the General Election). The direct vote of the people selects the candidates, rather than votes of convention delegates. In State/Federal Elections, Nevada has CLOSED Primary Elections. (NRS 293.257) The Primary Election must be held on the second Tuesday in June of each even-numbered year. (NRS 293.175(1))

May 12, 2018
Saturday
Standard Registration Deadline: Last day to register to vote or to update your existing registration, without having to appear in-person at the Election Department offices, or without having to register on the Secretary of State's website. (NRS 293.560)

May 13-22, 2018
Sunday-Tuesday
  
Extended In-Office and Online Registration (10 Days):
You may register to vote or update your existing registration ONLY by the following means: (1) In-person at the Election Department offices; or (2) On the Secretary of State's website. (NRS 293.560(6))

May 26-June 8, 2018
Saturday-Friday
               
Early Voting (14 Days):
Any voter registered in Clark County may vote at any early voting site within the County. Hours and days vary by location. (NRS 293.3568)

June 5, 2018
Tuesday, 5:00 p.m.
  
Mail/Absentee Ballot Request Deadline:
Last day for the Election Department to RECEIVE WRITTEN mail ballot requests. (NRS 293.315)

 
NOVEMBER 6, 2018, GENERAL ELECTION (STATE/FEDERAL)
Vote 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Election Day at any Vote Center of your choice in Clark County,                          
all voters registered in Clark County

Candidates who receive the most votes in a General Election are elected to office. You may vote for all offices and questions on the ballot for your precinct, regardless of your party affiliation. A General Election must be held throughout the State on the first Tuesday after the first Monday of November in each even-numbered year. (NRS 293.12755)

October 6, 2018
Saturday
Standard Registration Deadline: Last day to register to vote or to update your existing registration, without having to appear in-person at the Election Department offices, or without having to or register on the Secretary of State's website. (NRS 293.560)
  

October 7-16, 2018
Sunday-Tuesday

Extended In-Office and Online Registration (10 Days): You may register to vote or update your existing registration ONLY by the following means: (1) In-person at the Election Department offices; or (2) On the Secretary of State's website. (NRS 293.560(6))

October 20-November 2, 2018
Saturday-Friday
  
Early Voting (14 Days):
Any voter registered in Clark County may vote at any early voting site within the County. Hours and days vary by location. (NRS 293.3568)

October 30, 2018
Tuesday, 5:00 p.m.
  
Mail/Absentee Ballot Request Deadline:
Last day for the Election Department to RECEIVE WRITTEN mail ballot requests. (NRS 293.315)
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