San Francisco County Board of Elections in San Francisco California

Address and phone number for San Francisco County Board of Elections, a Board Of Elections, at Doctor Carlton B Goodlett Place, San Francisco CA.


Name
San Francisco County Board of Elections
Address
1 Doctor Carlton B Goodlett Place, San Francisco, California, 94102
Phone
415-554-4375
Fax
415-554-7344

About the San Francisco County Board of Elections

The San Francisco County Board of Elections, located in San Francisco, CA, is a government office that oversees local elections in San Francisco. The Board of Elections holds general elections, caucuses, primaries, and special elections, including elections for San Francisco, San Francisco County, California state, and federal offices. The San Francisco 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:
  • San Francisco election results
  • Registering to vote in San Francisco, CA
  • Election poll locations
  • Applying for an absentee ballot
  • Voter records
  • Learning about upcoming elections
  • Volunteering on election day
San Francisco Elections Board Responsibilities
  1. San Francisco Voter Registration
  2. Election Planning and Preparedness
  3. Election Day Activities in San Francisco County
San Francisco Voter Records

In San Francisco, voter registration information, voter records, and election results are public records. The public can request these voter records through the San Francisco 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 San Francisco County voter records.

Voter Registration

The Board of Elections oversees voter registration in San Francisco, 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.

San Francisco Elections Planning & Polls

The San Francisco County Board of Elections is charged with planning and carrying out elections. To prepare for elections, the Board of Elections maintains records on San Francisco 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 San Francisco 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 San Francisco poll workers and volunteers, maintains voting machines, and follows California state regulations and deadlines on voting.

Elections Day Activities in San Francisco County, California

On Election Day, The San Francisco 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 San Francisco 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 San Francisco County Board of Elections

You may contact the San Francisco County Board of Elections by calling 415-554-4375, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: San Francisco County Board of Elections, 1 Doctor Carlton B Goodlett Place, San Francisco, California, 94102.


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