How to vote in Merced County

Vote by Mail (VBM)

Be sure to sign the return envelope. Your signature must appear similar to the original signature on your voter registration form. A Vote-by-Mail ballot without your signature will not be counted. Your Vote-by-Mail ballot can be returned by mail, dropped off at any Voting Assistance Center, or deposited in a ballot drop off box. Click here for more on VBM.

Ballot Drop Off Box (24 hours)

Return your Vote-by-Mail ballot at a ballot drop off box before September 14 at 8pm. Click here for a list of ballot drop box locations.

Vote In Person

For in-person voting information visit your county’s website: https://www.co.merced.ca.us/225/Elections 

Accessible Voting

The Registrar of Voters office provides the Voter Information Guide in an accessible format on the Voter Profile page. The official ballot for the September 14, 2021, Special Recall Election will be available through the Remote Accessible Vote-by-Mail portal beginning Monday, August 16. For accessibility questions, call (209) 385-7541 or visit https://www.co.merced.ca.us/3357/Remote-Accessible-Vote-by-Mail

VOTE BY MAIL FOR EVERYONE

Every registered voter was mailed a Vote-by-Mail ballot by August 16.

County Website: https://www.co.merced.ca.us/225/Elections 

Check Your Registration: https://couragecaliforniainstitute.org/voter-tools/ 

Track Your Ballot: https://couragecaliforniainstitute.org/#track