Information for Lake County Elections

This page contains informations specific to (IL) Lake County elections.
Cook County information can be found here.
Information about voting in other counties near the Illinois 10th Congressional district can be found here.

Election Dates

  • March 20, 2018 – General Primary Election

  • November 6, 2018 – General Election

  • Polls are open from 6 am and close at 7 pm.

Find Your Polling Place

Check your registration status and/or find your polling place here.

If you are not registered to vote, contact Scott@northshoreindivisible to have a deputy voter registrar meet you in person and register you or you can fill out this form online, or print and mail this form.

Early Voting

  • Primary Election Early Voting begins March 5, 2018 and ends March 19, 2018

  • General Election Early Voting begins October 22, 2018 and ends November 5, 2018.

Any registered voter in Lake County may choose to vote early starting 15 days before the traditional Election Day. Early voting ends the Monday before Election Day. Each voter has a convenient Lake County Election site available for early voting. Each household with registered voters receives a postcard prior to the election listing early voting and Election Day sites for the addressee.

Lake County determines the early voting sites and notifies the public approximately 40 days prior to election day. Please check back for more detailed information closer to election day.

Voting By Mail

Any registered voter in Lake County may choose to vote by mail. Voters may submit an online request for a ballot or may mail an application for a ballot prior to Election Day. Voters may enroll in one of the programs offering the mailing of an application for a ballot to a specified address and for the elections selected. For more information, see this Voting by Mail page.

More information about Voting Options in Lake County Elections can be found here.

Additional Voter Information for Lake County Elections

Contact information for Lake County Election Authorities

CARLA N. WYCKOFF
COUNTY CLERK
elections@lakecountyil.gov
18 NORTH COUNTY STREET
WAUKEGAN, IL 60085
847-377-2410
http://www.lakecountyclerk.info

TODD J. GOVAIN
ELECTION DIVISION
voterregistration@lakecountyil.gov