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Election Information

Polls are open on Election Day from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Logic and Accuracy Test

The Logic & Accuracy test is conducted prior to every Election to ensure the ballot tabulation machines are functioning properly. The public and media are welcome to attend the Logic & Accuracy Test.

Logic & Accuracy Test for the May 21, 2019 Consolidated Election will be held on Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at the Election’s Office – 400 N. Benjamin Lane, Suite 100 Boise, Idaho 83704.

2019 Filing Information

Deadlines for the May 21, 2019, Consolidated Election

March 22- Last day for filing declarations of candidacy until 5:00 p.m. for candidates for the May 21st election with the clerk of the political subdivision. This filing is for political subdivision candidates. (Sec. 34-1404, Idaho Code)

*Declaration forms may be received via mail, fax, email or in-person. 
They must be received by the County Clerk by the mandated cut-off.

Ada County Elections
400 N. Benjamin Ln. Suite 100
Boise, ID 83704
Fax: 208-287-6939

Candidate Filing Packets

2019 Special District Candidate Filing Packet – [PDF]

2019 Special District Candidate Filing Packet – Write In [PDF]

Public Records Request

If you have a public information request please fill out the following Public Records Request Form. Download, complete, scan and send it to Ada County Elections at Please be as detailed as possible. We will complete the information request as soon as we are available too.