Voter deadlines for Nov. 7 General Election


The Delaware County Bureau of Elections and Office of Voter Registration remind residents of the following deadlines for the Nov. 7 General Election.

  • The last day to register to vote on Nov. 7 is Oct. 10. Individuals can register to vote at the Voter Registration office at the Delaware County Government Center, 201 W. Front St., Media, or online at www.register.votespa.com.

  • The last day to apply for a civilian absentee ballot is Oct. 31. Applications must be physically received in the office of the Bureau of Elections on Oct. 31; not postmarked on that date.

  • The last day for the Delaware County Board of Elections to receive a voted civilian absentee ballot is Friday, Nov. 3 by 5 p.m. Again, ballots must be physically received in the Bureau of Elections.

  • Tuesday, Nov. 14 is the deadline for the County to receive voted military and overseas absentee ballots. The ballots must be postmarked no later than 11:59 p.m. Monday, Nov. 6.

Voters can also check their status at https://www.pavoterservices.state.pa.us/Pages/VoterRegistrationStatus.aspx or by texting the letters PA to 2Vote (28683).

As with all county elections, the results will be posted on the county website the evening of the election.

People who have questions about their voter registration or eligibility can contact the Department of Voter Registration at 610-891-4659.

To reach the Bureau of Elections call 610-891-4673.