Absentee Ballot return deadline - By Mail:Deadline to request a ballot to be mailed
2018 November 6 General Election -- Date: November 6,2018
September 22, 2018
Absentee Ballot Request deadline - UOCAVA citizens:For absent stateside and overseas uniformed service member and overseas civilian voters (also known as UOCAVA voters), the deadline for election officials to send ballots is 45 days before an election.
October 2, 2018
Absentee Ballot Request deadline:For domestic voters, the mandatory period for election officials to send ballots is between 35 and 28 days before an election.
Early Voting begins:The early voting period consists of a minimum mandatory period of 8 days.
November 3, 2018
Early Voting ends:The early voting period consists of a minimum mandatory period of 8 days.
2020 Election Dates & Deadlines
2020 November 3 General Election -- Date: November 3,2020
The Opening And Closing Times For Polling Places
Polls open from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
100.011 Opening and closing of polls, all elections: The polls shall be open at the voting places at 7:00 a.m., on the day of the election, and shall be kept open until 7:00 p.m., of the same day, and the time shall be regulated by the customary time in standard use in the county seat of the locality.
Am I Eligible To Vote in Florida?
To register to vote in the State of Florida, an individual must meet the following qualifications:
Be a United States Citizen
Be a legal Resident of Florida,
Be 18 years old (you may pre-register to vote if you are 16 years old,
but you cannot vote until you are 18 years old).
Not have been convicted of a felony without your civil rights having been restored; and
Provide your current and valid Florida driver's license number or Florida identification card number.
Not have been adjudicated mentally incapacitated with respect to voting in Florida or any other state without having the right to vote restored