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Due to COVID-19 and by the direction from New York State, the Seneca County Board of Elections will have limited office hours by appointment only.

8:30AM to 12 Noon Monday – Friday

Please call :

Main BOE Phone: 315-539-1760

Thank you and be SAFE!!


Absentee Ballot Information

Pursuant to Governor Cuomo’s announcement, those wishing to vote by Absentee Ballot due to Covid 19 concerns, may select Temporary Illness on the Absentee Ballot application with no requirement for in-person signature or appearance to be able to access an absentee ballot.

Please note, per Executive Order 202.28 Absentee applications with Temporary Illness” checked can only be used for the June 23rd Primary Election. If you wish to apply for an Absentee Ballot for the November 3rd General Election you must reapply after July 1st 2020. 

 COMPLETED ABSENTEE BALLOT APPLICATIONS FOR THE JUNE 23rd PRIMARY MAY BE MAILED TO OUR OFFICE, FAXED TO US AT 315-539-3710, OR IMAGED TO US BY EMAIL AT

ELECTIONS@CO.SENECA.NY.US

To request an Absentee Ballot for the June 23rd, 2020 Elections you can fill out and return a Absentee Ballot Application (Click the link below).

Absentee Ballot Application

As soon as the Primary Ballots are mailed, a Ballot Marking Device and Scanner will be available at the Board to ensure all voters wishing to mark their absentee ballot privately and independently may do so.


2020 ELECTIONS

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic the Presidential Primary has been Rescheduled for June 23rd, 2020 which will coincide with the Primary Election.

Presidential Primary and Primary Election

Tuesday, June 23rd (Early Voting June 13th-21st)

Primary Elections Early Voting Hours

Tuesday, June 23rd (Early Voting June 13th-21st)

General Election

Tuesday, June 23rd (Early Voting June 13th-21st)

Tuesday, June 23rd (Early Voting June 13th-21st)

PLEASE NOTE:  The cut off for Party enrollment changes will be February 14th, 2020. Any change of enrollments received after that date will be processed on June 3oth, 2020

Sample Election Ballots 2020


The Seneca County Board of Elections is a bi-partisan public office serving the voters of Seneca County.  Our focus is to conduct fair and accurate Federal, State, County, Town, and Village elections.

Services provided include:

  • Administration of all federal, state and local elections
  • Ballot preparation
  • Maintenance of voting machines
  • Absentee ballot coordination
  • Oversee voter registration and maintain an accurate inventory of all eligible voters
  • Collection of candidate financial disclosure reports
  • The compilation, tallying and reporting of election results
  • Providing election-related information and support to candidates, political parties and the general public

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