Voting Options

Learn the different ways you can vote in this upcoming election.

Vote by Mail

Every active registered voter in California will be mailed a ballot for the November 3, 2020 General Election.

Return by mail – must be postmarked on or before November 3 and received by the Yolo County Elections Office no later than November 20. Make sure you check your local post office hours of operation on Election Day.

Return in person – to our Elections Office or any voting location in California before 8:00 p.m. on November 3.

Drop Off Your Ballot at a Ballot Drop Box

Drop your ballot into any official Ballot Drop Box in California before 8:00 p.m. on November 3.

Vote Early in Person

Our Elections Office will operate 12 Voter Assistance Centers spread throughout Yolo County for early and Election Day voting. Early voting is available for three days prior to Election Day: October 31, November 1 and November 2, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Voter Assistance Centers.

The Voter Assistance Center and Ballot Drop Box location page in this guide contains information on all Yolo County locations and times of operation.

Please practice all safety protocols if you are voting in person at a Voter Assistance Center.

Vote in Person on Election Day

Voter Assistance Centers are open on Election Day:

November 3 from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Please be aware that due to the extra COVID-19 safety precautions in place at Voter Assistance Centers, you may experience a wait time when voting in person on Election Day.