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Prepare for the Primary Election on August 28

The Miami-Dade County Primary Election will take place on Tuesday, August 28, 2018. Check out your customized sample ballot now!

Your ballot may include contests for:


  • U.S. Senator and U.S. Representative


  • Governor, State Senators, State Representatives and other contests


  • County Commissioners, School Board Members and Judges
  • Community Councils


You can also read the countywide 2018 Primary Election Sample BallotCanvassing Board Schedule and Pre-Election Report.

Find out if you're affected by the temporary and permanent polling place changes.

The deadline to be registered to vote, or to change political parties, is Monday, July 30.

The deadline to request a vote-by-mail ballot is Wednesday, August 22.

Why wait? Vote early! See the early voting schedule for the Primary Election.