Sedgwick County Board of Elections in Wichita Kansas

Address and phone number for Sedgwick County Board of Elections, a Board Of Elections, at North Main Street, Wichita KS.


Name
Sedgwick County Board of Elections
Address
525 North Main Street, Wichita, Kansas, 67203
Phone
316-660-9222
Fax
316-383-7961

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About the Sedgwick County Board of Elections

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

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

Voter Registration

The Board of Elections oversees voter registration in Wichita, 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.

Wichita Elections Planning & Polls

The Sedgwick County Board of Elections is charged with planning and carrying out elections. To prepare for elections, the Board of Elections maintains records on Sedgwick 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 Wichita election ballots, checking the accuracy of candidates' names, the wording of referendums, and the clarity of ballot questions. This includes KS absentee or mail-in ballots. In addition, the Board of Elections trains Wichita poll workers and volunteers, maintains voting machines, and follows Kansas state regulations and deadlines on voting.

Elections Day Activities in Sedgwick County, Kansas

On Election Day, The Wichita 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 Kansas 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 Wichita 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 Sedgwick County Board of Elections

You may contact the Sedgwick County Board of Elections by calling 316-660-9222, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Sedgwick County Board of Elections, 525 North Main Street, Wichita, Kansas, 67203.