Register to vote
You can register online or on paper.
Update your voter registration
Make changes to the information in your voter registration record.
Find out how to register and vote if you are a first-time voter in San Francisco.
We conduct free, fair, and functional elections for the City and County of San Francisco.
We are excited to announce the official “I Voted!” sticker design contest! We invite you to participate and spread the word!
Learn how the political party preference you selected when you registered to vote determines which presidential candidates will be on your ballot.
Check your registration information and request election materials in different formats and languages.
View past election results.
Ways to vote
You can choose to cast your ballot by mail or in person.
Vote in person
You can vote at a polling place or at the Voting Center.
Vote by mail
We now mail a ballot to every local voter in every election. Voting by mail is convenient and secure.
Learn about resources we offer to ensure all voters can vote with ease.
You can get voting materials and ask for help in your language.
Learn when and how we use this voting method.
Serve as a poll worker
Help your community and earn up to $295 by serving as a poll worker on Election Day!
We help local residents understand the voting process.
Host a polling place
Help your community and earn a stipend by hosting a polling place on Election Day!
High school student programs
Not quite old enough to vote? You can still play a part in elections!
Ballot Simplification Committee
This volunteer group writes summaries of local ballot measures.
Go paperless! Go green!
Review your Voter Pamphlet on your screen!
Our mission is to provide equitable access to voting and election-related services and to conduct free, fair, and functional elections for the City and County of San Francisco.