Key Election Dates for the New York Primary Election - June 27, 2023

Key Election Dates for the New York Primary Election - June 27, 2023

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Tuesday, June 27, 2023


This information is courtesy of 
NYC Votes - NYC Campaign Finance Board

100 Church Street, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10007

Voter Questions:
Media inquiries:

Phone 212-409-1800


What will we be voting on?

NYC’s entire City Council is on the ballot! Our city’s laws begin as legislation drafted and voted on by the City Council. 

In addition to the City Council, some counties will also vote for District Attorney, Civil Court Judges, Delegates to the Judicial Convention, who nominate candidates for New York State Supreme Court, and party positions.

Local elections matter. On June 27, your community’s future is in your hands!


Ranked Choice Voting will be used in the June 27 primary election.

The New York City Council offices will use ranked choice voting.

Learn more about ranked choice voting at

Key Election Dates for the June 27, 2023 Primary Election in New York State

What you can do now

  • Check your registration status at and verify that your address and political party are correct and voter status is active. It is a best practice to check your registration status before every election. Manhattan is New York County.
  • Use the Voter Registration form to register to vote, to update an inactive voter registration status, to update your address, or to change your political party.

Tuesday, February 14 
Last day to change your political party before the June 27 primary election. In New York State, you must be registered with a political party to vote in that party’s primary election. To change your party affiliation, resubmit your voter registration with the party affiliation of choice

Wednesday, June 7

Deadline to update your address. If you move, you must notify the Board of Elections of your new address by this date to vote in the primary election. Resubmit your voter registration with your new address  


Monday, June 12

Absentee ballot request deadline (online). (link not available yet)

Deadline to request your absentee ballot online or by mail. Request your absentee ballot with a mail-in absentee ballot request (interactive PDF)

Saturday, June 17

Voter Registration Deadline.

NYCCFB has partnered with Turbovote to make registration easy. Register to vote.

Saturday, June 17 -  Sunday, June 25 

Early Voting
Vote early in person before Election Day! Find your early voting site and hours.

Monday, June 26 

Absentee ballot request deadline (in person)
Find your borough Board of Elections office.


Tuesday, June 27

Primary Election Day
Polls are open 6am - 9pm. Find your poll site.

Tuesday, June 27 

Deadline to return absentee ballot
Last day to postmark your absentee ballot or drop it off at a poll site. Find your poll site.

Absentee ballots must be postmarked by June 27 to be valid.

Tuesday, July 4 

Deadline for Board of Elections to receive absentee ballots.

The Board of Elections must receive your absentee ballot by this date. Your ballot must be postmarked by June 27 to be valid.


Who Should Attend

All eligible voters!


New York , NY
United States