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Let Your Voice Be Heard – Vote     

Election Day is tomorrow – Tuesday, August 2, 2022

August 1, 2022

  • Yavapai County Recorder, Michelle M. Burchill would like to announce that tomorrow, Tuesday, August 2, 2022, is Election Day… “Let Your Voice Be Heard – Vote”.
  • All registered voters are eligible to vote in the 2022 Primary Election.
  • Emergency Voting is available today Monday, August 1, 2022, at the Yavapai County Recorder’s Offices 1015 Fair St., Prescott and 10 S. 6th St., Cottonwood through 5pm.
  • Vote Centers will be open tomorrow from 6AM – 7PM. Identification requirements.
  • DO NOT MAIL your voted ballot as your ballot will not arrive in time and late ballots will not be tabulated.
  • All voted ballots must be hand delivered to the Yavapai County Recorder’s Office, to an Official Ballot Drop Box, or a Vote Center location no later than 7:00 p.m. on Election Day, Tuesday, August 2, 2022. Be sure to sign your ballot affidavit envelope in your original handwriting.
  • Please consider using one of our 19 Official Ballot Drop Boxes located throughout the County. This saves Yavapai County 65.5¢ per ballot in tax dollars.
  • Voters needing special accommodations, call 928-771-3248 or e-mail us at voter.registration@yavapaiaz.gov.
  • The Yavapai County Recorder’s Office is now on Facebook and Twitter. Please follow us at: facebook.com/ycrecorderelect and twitter.com/yavapairecorder

August Primary Election 2022

August 1, 2022

Early Ballot Update

The Yavapai County Voter Registration Department mailed 106,480 early ballots for the Primary Election and has accepted 53,256 ballots as of 8:00am on 08/01/2022 which is a 50% return rate.

Ballots broken down by party

  • Democrat             17,764
  • Libertarian            146
  • Non-partisan         261
  • Republican           35,085

August Primary Election 2022

July 29, 2022

  • The Yavapai County Voter Registration Department mailed 106,480 early ballots for the Primary Election and has accepted 47,312 ballots as of 3:00pm on 7/29/2022 which is a 44% return rate.

The last day to vote early in-person or vote a replacement ballot is Friday, July 29, 2022

Thursday, July 28, 2022

  • Yavapai County Recorder, Michelle M. Burchill would like to announce that the last day to vote early in-person or vote a replacement ballot is Friday, July 29, 2022.
  • Voters may vote early in-person or vote a replacement ballot beginning Wednesday, July 6 - 29, 2022, at the:
    • Yavapai County Recorder’s Office - 1015 Fair St., Prescott, M – F 8am – 5pm
    • Prescott Valley Town Center - 7501 E Skoog Blvd, Prescott Valley, M – F 9am – 4pm
    • Yavapai County Recorder’s Office - 10 S. 6th St., Cottonwood, M– F 8am – 5pm
    • Proper identification is required.
  • Emergency Voting is available Monday, August 1, 2022, at the Yavapai County Recorder’s Offices 1015 Fair St., Prescott and 10 S. 6th St., Cottonwood 8am - 5pm.
  • DO NOT MAIL your voted ballot as your ballot will not arrive in time and late ballots will not be tabulated.
  • All voted ballots must be hand delivered to the Yavapai County Recorder’s Office, to an Official Ballot Drop Box, or a Voter Center location no later than 7:00 p.m. on Election Day, Tuesday, August 2, 2022. Be sure to sign your ballot affidavit envelope in your original handwriting.
  • Please consider using one of our 19 Official Ballot Drop Boxes located throughout the County. This saves Yavapai County 65.5¢ per ballot in tax dollars.

Do Not Mail your Automatic Ballot-by-Mail after Tuesday, July 26, 2022

July 25, 2022

  • Yavapai County Recorder, Michelle Burchill would like to announce that the last day to mail your voted ballot through USPS is Tuesday, July 26, 2022.
  • Voters may vote early in-person or vote a replacement ballot beginning Wednesday, July 6 - 29, 2022, at the:
    • Yavapai County Recorder’s Office - 1015 Fair St., Prescott, M – F 8am – 5pm
    • Prescott Valley Town Center - 7501 E Skoog Blvd, Prescott Valley, M – F 9am – 4pm
    • Yavapai County Recorder’s Office - 10 S. 6th St., Cottonwood, M– F 8am – 5pm
  • Proper identification is required.


August Primary Election - Tuesday, August 2, 2022, Information

 July 21, 2022

  • Yavapai County Recorder, Leslie Hoffman, would like to remind voters about important information regarding the upcoming 2022 Primary Election being held Tuesday, August 2, 2022.

  • All voters registered by July 5, 2022 are eligible to vote in the 2022 Primary Election.

  • If you are a registered Independent, Other, or Party Not Designated, and are on the Active Early Voter List, you must tell us which party ballot you want mailed. Call 928-771-3248.

  • Voters may vote early in-person or vote a replacement ballot beginning Wednesday, July 6 – 29, 2022 at the:

    • Yavapai County Recorder’s Office - 1015 Fair St., Prescott, M – F 8am – 5pm
    • Prescott Valley Town Center - 7501 E Skoog Blvd, Prescott Valley, M – F 9am – 4pm
    • Yavapai County Recorder’s Office - 10 S. 6th St., Cottonwood, M– F 8am – 5pm

    Proper identification is required.

  • The last day to request an Early Ballot be mailed to you is Friday, July 22, 2022. Call 928-771-3248 or visit the Arizona Voter Information Portal to request a one-time early ballot.

  • Please consider returning your voted ballot using one of our 19 Official Ballot Drop Boxes located throughout the County. This saves Yavapai County 65.5¢ per ballot in tax dollars. DO NOT mail your voted ballot back after Tuesday, July 26, 2022. Late ballots will not be tabulated.

  • To be eligible to vote, you must register/update your voter information by Tuesday, July 5, 2022. Please visit the Yavapai County Recorder’s Office at 1015 Fair St. Rm 228, Prescott or 10 S. 6th St., Cottonwood to register in-person Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. or visit www.servicearizona.com to register online until 11:59 p.m.

  • Election materials cannot be forwarded – If you have changes to your residential or mailing address (i.e. no longer have a post office box, rural route, or receive your mail at a location other than your residence) call 928-771-3248 or visit www.servicearizona.com to update your voter registration by Tuesday, July 5, 2022.

  • Ballots will be mailed to voters requesting Automatic Ballot-by-Mail on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.

  • Be sure to sign your ballot affidavit envelope in your original handwriting.

  • Voters voting at a Vote Center, you will need to present proper identification.

  • Voters needing special accommodations, call 928-771-3248 or e-mail us at voter.registration@yavapaiaz.gov.

Important Dates:

Last day to register/update info to vote

Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Early voting begins

Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Automatic Ballots-by-Mail will be mailed

Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Last day to request and be mailed a ballot

Friday, July 22, 2022

Last day to mail ballots back through USPS to arrive on time

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

Last day to vote early in-person

Friday, July 29, 2022

Election Day – Vote Centers are open 6am – 7pm

Tuesday, August 2, 2022

 

 

 

 

 

 


Candidate Packets for 2022 Available

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

The Candidate Packets for the 2022 Elections are now available on our website on the Forms page: https://yavapaiaz.gov/electionsvr/forms

These packets include official signature requirements based on January 2, 2022 voter registration numbers.


Precinct Committeemen Packet for 2022 Available

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

The Precinct Committeemen Packet has been updated for the 2022 Elections. You can find it on our website under the "Candidate & Campaign Finance Info" dropdown menu, or click the READ MORE link below (link will download a folder with all the packet documents). READ MORE(ZIP, 673KB)


Important Election-Related Dates for 2022

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

See this list of important dates in 2022, including election days, candidate filing deadlines, voter registration deadlines, and when early ballots are mailed: READ MORE(PDF, 60KB)