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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
Email: elections@adacounty.id.gov

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 elections@adacounty.id.gov. Please be as detailed as possible. We will complete the information request as soon as we are available too.