Hastings Board Of Elections

Find Hastings Minnesota 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.


Dakota County Board of Elections 1590 Highway 55 Hastings MN 55033 651-438-4305


About Hastings Board of Elections

The Hastings 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 Hastings, MN. The Hastings 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:
  • Hastings election results
  • Election poll locations
  • Registering to vote in Hastings, Minnesota
  • Voter records
  • Volunteering on Election Day
Hastings Voter Records

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

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

Hastings 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 Hastings residents. The Board of Elections may also conduct outreach to eligible voters at regular intervals, to keep voter list information up to date.

Hastings Elections Planning & Polls

As part of the election preparation process, the Board of Elections maintains information on voting districts and establishes polling places for each district. The Board of Elections prepares Hastings 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 MN absentee ballots and prepares ballots for vote-by-mail and early voting. The Board of Elections provides training for all Hastings 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, Minnesota

On Election Day, the Hastings 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 Minnesota 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.