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Elections Division

Yakima County Auditor’s Office
Elections Division
128 N 2nd St Rm 117
Yakima, 98901
PO Box 12570
Yakima, WA 98909-2570

Hours:  9:00am - 3:30pm

Phone:  509-574-1340
Fax:  509-574-1341
Toll Free:  800-833-0569

asistencia disponible en español

Email: iVote@co.yakima.wa.us

Kathy Fisher
Election Manager


2015 Dates & Deadlines

Resolutions Certification
To call for a special election in February or April, resolutions are due 46 days prior to the election date.

If the Special Election is to be held in conjunction with a Primary, resolutions are due no later than the Friday immediately before the first day of the regular candidate filing period.

Resolutions calling for a Special Election in conjunction with the General Election are due no later than the day of the Primary.  RCW 29A.04.321
Election results are certified 14 days after a Primary or Special Election and 21 days after a General Election. 

Candidate filing 2015

Candidate filing period for 2015 will be May 11-15. RCW 29A.24.050

Election Date Feb 10
Apr 28
Aug 4
Nov 3
Resolutions Due Dec 26 Mar 13 May 8 Aug 4
29 day Reg/Add chg deadline Jan 12 Mar 30 July 6 Oct 5
8 day NEW registration deadline Feb 2 Apr 20 July 27 Oct 26
Ballots available Jan 21 Apr 8 July 17 Oct 16
Election certified Feb 24 May 12 Aug 18 Nov 24

The 8 day in person voter registration deadline is only for individuals who are not currently registered elsewhere in Washington State. RCW 29A.08.140