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Be sure to vote both sides of your ballot
Please check both sides of the ballot. On the front side of the ballot, the bottom right hand corner will either say "vote both sides" or "end of ballot".
What's next on the ballot?
November 8, 2022 General Election
This mid term election will select a representative to the U.S. Congress for Montana's newly created Second Congressional District with important county races also on the ballot.
- Check your voter status or polling place by visiting MyVoterPageMT.com or call (406) 447-8339.
- Remember to bring your photo ID or other acceptable forms of identification with you to your polling place when you vote.
- Absentee ballots are accepted at the County Elections Office or any polling place until 8:00 pm on Election Day, November 8, 2022.
- When returning absentee ballots by mail, we recommend mailing them back one week before Election Day so they arrive before the deadline.
- Not registered? Visit us at your County Elections Office.
Find answers to common elections and voting questions:
How do I vote in the next election?
1. Register to vote. (Regular registration closes 30 days before Election Day. If it is within 30 days of the election, you may "late register" in person at the elections office. Late registration closes at 12noon the day before the election.)
*For many local elections, such as school or city elections, there are no polling places - all ballots are mailed.
3. Submit your absentee/mail ballot by 8pm on Election Day** or visit your polling place by 8pm on Election Day.
**Postmarks are not accepted on absentee/mail ballots; your ballot must be received by 8pm on Election Day!
For more information, visit our Voter Information Page or contact us. t
Where can I find more information about running as a candidate in an election?
Candidates for County, City, or Special Purpose District offices must file paperwork with the county elections department in order to appear on the ballot. We can only accept candidate filing forms during certain time periods. When that time period is approaching, we will post additional information for candidates on the webpage for candidates, including candidate filing forms.
Please note that while we may post some information regarding candidate qualifications on our website, it is your responsibility to determine whether or not you are eligible to run and hold the office.
If you would like more information on filing for State or Federal Offices, including legislative offices, you can find more information on the Secretary of State's webpage for candidates.
Candidates for school boards usually file with the school clerk. More information about running for school board can be found on the Office of Public Instruction's website or by contacting the clerk at your school district's business office.
Look up your voter registration information with My Voter Page
With www.MyVoterPageMT.com you can:
√ Confirm your voter registration information
√ Check your voter status
√ Track your absentee ballot in Federal Elections
√ Locate your polling place
√ View your Federal Primary or Federal General sample ballot
About the Elections Department
One of five departments under County Treasurer/Clerk and Recorder Amy Reeves, the Elections Department is responsible for administering all federal, state, county, and special purpose district elections in Lewis and Clark County according to federal and state election laws. Elections for school boards, bonds, and levies may be run by the Elections Department, or by the school district's school clerk.
As a part of administering these elections, the department maintains the voter registration files for approximately 50,000 registered voters in Lewis and Clark County.
If you can't find what you're looking for on our website, call us at 406-447-8339, send an email to elections(at)lccountymt.gov, or stop by the office on the first floor of the City-County building in downtown Helena, 316 N Park Ave, Rm 168 in Helena.