Riverside County Board Of Elections

Find Riverside County California board of elections, elections departments, commissioners, supervisors, board of registrars, and registrar of voters. Boards of elections provide information on voter registration, voting results, absentee voting, and primary elections.

Riverside County Board of Elections 2724 Gateway Drive Riverside CA 92507 951-486-7200

About Riverside County Board of Elections

The Riverside County Board of Elections is a local government office responsible for carrying out virtually all aspects of public elections, including general elections, caucuses, primaries, special elections, and referenda in Riverside County, CA. The Riverside County Elections Department ensures the accuracy of election results and the fairness and legality of elections.

You may contact the Board of Elections for questions about:
  • Riverside County election results
  • Election poll locations
  • Registering to vote in Riverside County, California
  • Voter records
  • Volunteering on Election Day
Riverside County Voter Records

Voter registrations, voter records and election results considered public records are available for public request in Riverside County, California. While votes are considered private, Riverside County voter registrations and party affiliations are considered public information and can be accessed via the Riverside County Board of Elections.

Riverside County Elections Board Responsibilities
  1. Riverside County Voter Registration
  2. Election Planning and Preparedness
  3. Election Day Activities in Riverside County
Voter Registration

Riverside County voter registration entails maintaining the jurisdiction's list of registered voters and ensuring the accuracy of voter registration information. The Board of Elections processes and verifies voter registration applications submitted by Riverside County residents. The Board of Elections may also conduct outreach to eligible voters at regular intervals, to keep voter list information up to date.

Riverside County Elections Planning & Polls

As part of the election preparation process, the Board of Elections maintains information on Riverside County voting districts and establishes polling places for each district. The Board of Elections prepares Riverside County election ballots, ensuring the accuracy of candidates' names and the wording of any referendum or ballot questions. The Board of Elections also prepares and manages the issuance of CA absentee ballots and prepares ballots for vote-by-mail and early voting. The Board of Elections provides training for all Riverside County poll workers and volunteers. The maintenance of voting machines and related equipment is also under the responsibility of the Office. The Board of Elections ensures that all these tasks are completed in accordance with statutory schedules and deadlines.

Elections Day Activities in Riverside County, California

On Election Day, the Riverside County Board of Registrars provides polling places with ballots, voting machines, personnel, and other resources. Throughout Election Day, the Board of Elections manages and monitors polling places and maintains communication with California State officials regarding any issues or irregularities that arise. At the conclusion of voting, the Elections Board is responsible for tallying the results and reporting them to state officials and the public.