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Upcoming Elections



Election Type

10/10/2019 Westerly Special Referendum Election 09/10/2019 09/19/2019**
10/10/2019 Providence City Council Primary Primary 09/10/2019 09/19/2019**
11/05/2019 East Greenwich Special Referendum Election 10/06/2019 10/15/2019**
11/05/2019 North Kingstown Special Referendum Election 10/06/2019 10/15/2019**
11/05/2019 Providence City Council Election 10/06/2019 10/15/2019**
04/28/2020 Presidential Preference Primary Primary 03/29/2020 04/08/2020**
09/15/2020* State Primary Primary 08/17/2020 08/27/2020**
11/03/2020 General Election Election 10/04/2020 10/16/2020**

*Date is tenative, pending approval from the Secratary of State's offices.

**The Emergency Ballot period extends from the Mail Ballot deadline up until 4pm the day before the election.

***Indicates the online availability of a sample ballot. The Elections Office at 50 Branch Ave can also provide sample ballots upon request.

To vote in a party primary you must disaffiliate from any other party at least 30 days before the primary date. Declarations of candidacy and related deadlines are administered by the
Secretary of State's Elections & Civics Division.

There are campaign finance reporting requirements for candidates for public office. See our Campaign Finance section for more information.