Kings County Board of Elections in Hanford California

Address and phone number for Kings County Board of Elections, a Board Of Elections, at West Lacey Boulevard, Hanford CA.


Name
Kings County Board of Elections
Address
1400 West Lacey Boulevard, Hanford, California, 93230
Phone
559-582-3211
Fax
559-585-8453

About the Kings County Board of Elections

The Kings County Board of Elections, located in Hanford, CA, is a government office that oversees local elections in Hanford. The Board of Elections holds general elections, caucuses, primaries, and special elections, including elections for Hanford, Kings County, California state, and federal offices. The Hanford Elections Department, also known as the Board of Registrars, manages poll locations, certifies election results, and promotes fair and legal elections.

You may contact the Board of Elections for questions about:
  • Hanford election results
  • Registering to vote in Hanford, CA
  • Election poll locations
  • Applying for an absentee ballot
  • Voter records
  • Learning about upcoming elections
  • Volunteering on election day
Hanford Elections Board Responsibilities
  1. Hanford Voter Registration
  2. Election Planning and Preparedness
  3. Election Day Activities in Kings County
Hanford Voter Records

In Hanford, voter registration information, voter records, and election results are public records. The public can request these voter records through the Kings County Board of Elections. These voter records also include information such as party affiliation and elections in which the voter participated. Contact the Board of Elections for more information on accessing Kings County voter records.

Voter Registration

The Board of Elections oversees voter registration in Hanford, including maintaining a list of registered voters and checking the accuracy of voter registration information. While other offices, including the Department of Motor Vehicles, may accept voter registration forms, the Board of Elections processes and verifies these applications to ensure accurate voter registration.

Hanford Elections Planning & Polls

The Kings County Board of Elections is charged with planning and carrying out elections. To prepare for elections, the Board of Elections maintains records on Kings County voting districts and establishes polling locations within the district for early voting and in-person voting on election day. The Board of Elections also designs Hanford election ballots, checking the accuracy of candidates' names, the wording of referendums, and the clarity of ballot questions. This includes CA absentee or mail-in ballots. In addition, the Board of Elections trains Hanford poll workers and volunteers, maintains voting machines, and follows California state regulations and deadlines on voting.

Elections Day Activities in Kings County, California

On Election Day, The Hanford Elections Board staffs polling places, provides ballots and voting machines, or picks up drop-off or mail-in ballots. The Board of Elections oversees vote counting and communicates with California state officials on issues or irregularities in voting. When polls close, the Board of Elections tallies the results and reports the outcome to state officials and the public.

Election Information

The Hanford Board of Elections provides information about upcoming elections, including candidates that qualify for the election, referendums and initiatives on the ballot, and volunteering opportunities. The Board also provides voter pamphlets and candidate position statements to inform voters.

Contact the Kings County Board of Elections

You may contact the Kings County Board of Elections by calling 559-582-3211, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Kings County Board of Elections, 1400 West Lacey Boulevard, Hanford, California, 93230.


Map of Kings County Board of Elections in Hanford California


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