Current Election

November 5 General Election

Election Date: November 5, 2019
Ballots Mailed: October 16, 2019
Accessible Voting Units Available: October 16, 2019
Number of Registered Voters: 146,704 (as of November 5, 2019)
Ballots Returned: 82,523

Registration Deadlines

Monday, October 28
Voter registration and address changes online or by mail must be received at the Whatcom County Auditor's Office by October 28.

October 29 through November 5
Visit our office to register to vote or change your address by 8:00 pm Election Day.

Election Results

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Recount Results

The City of Ferndale Council Position 4 and City of Sumas Council Position 3 recounts for the November 5, 2019 General Election have been certified by the Whatcom County Canvassing Board.  A coin toss determined the winner of each tied race:

City of Ferndale Council Position 4 - Paul Shuey
City of Sumas Council Position 3 - Deborah Morgan

View the summary and precinct results here.

Canvassing Board Meetings

Review and Determination of Challenged Ballots

Get a Replacement Ballot

Returning Your Ballot

By Mail:
No stamp needed for this election.  Ballots must be postmarked by Election Day.

By Drop Box:
No stamp needed.
Drop boxes will open on October 16 and close at 8:00 pm on Election Day, November 5.
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Sample Ballot

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Declared Write-in Candidates

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Online Voters' Guide

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Printed Voters' Pamphlet

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State Voters' Pamphlet