Busy Voter’s Guide to the 2022 Primary Election

Voters, get ready!

📢 Election season is here, and we’re ready to harness the power of our democracy.

Early voting for Minnesota’s primary election starts Friday, June 24 and runs until Monday, August 8. Election day is Tuesday, August 9. All the information you need is in our Busy Voter’s Guide to Election Season.

Get excited, make your plan to vote, and bring your squad with you. Our vote is our power – it’s time to flex! 💪🏽💪🏿💪🏼💪🏾💪🏻

Who can vote in Minnesota

✔️ You must be a U.S. Citizen

✔️ At least 18 years old on November 3

✔️ You must have lived in the state for at least 20 days

✔️ If you have a felony conviction, you must be finished with all parts of your sentence (aka off paper)

How do I register?

You can register to vote online or by requesting a paper registration form, or you can register on-site when you go to vote in person. Register to vote online today. It only takes a few minutes. Once you’ve registered you can vote by mail or in person. The deadline to pre-register to vote in the primary election is Tuesday, July 19.

Not sure if you’re registered? 🤔 Check your voter registration status.

Can I register to vote on Election Day?

Yup! If you miss the July 19 deadline, you can register to vote on Tuesday, August 9. Learn more about registering to vote on Election Day.

Options for voters

In 2022, we’re voting by mail or in-person for the primary election by August 9. Make your plan to vote now. Here are your options:

Vote by mail starting June 24

Anyone who is registered to vote in Minnesota can vote by mail. ✉️ 🗳️

  1. Request an absentee ballot
  2. Fill out your ballot, stick it in the enclosed envelopes, and send it back 14 days before Election Day. Postage is paid for.

Mail in your ballot by July 26 to make sure it gets counted. Learn more about voting by mail in 2022.

Vote early in person by August 8

If you’re an in-person voter, make your plan to vote between June 24 and August 8. Bring your friends and family. Find your early voting location and when they’re open. 🗳️

Not registered? You can do that when you vote early. Just bring proof of residence.

Vote in person on Election Day

If you’re not a mail-in or early voter, you can vote at the polls on Election Day (Tuesday, August 9) between 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.

Find out where your polling place is. ✅

Questions? Email us.