Special Election - May 4, 2021





General 2021 Non-partisan Candidate & Issue

filing deadline is August 4 at 4 p.m.

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February 22, 2021 / By Wayne County Board of Elections


General Election - November 2, 2021

  • Filing Deadline for Non-Partisan Offices & Local Issues - August 4 at 4 p.m.

  • Write-In Deadline for Non-Partisan Offices - August 23

  • Registration Deadline - October 4 - our office will be OPEN until 9 p.m.

  • Absentee Voting begins/Early Vote Center open - October 5 (CLICK HERE) for Early Vote Center Schedule

  • Deadline to request an absentee ballot - October 30 at NOON

  • Absentee ballots must be postmarked by November 1 OR brought to our offices by 7:30 p.m. on November 2


Election Notice for use with Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot (FWAB) - 100 day notice 

List of Candidates Certified, Verified or Filed for General Election 2021  (updated 8/3/21 @ 3:30 p.m.)

List of Issues on the Ballot for General Election 2021  (updated 8/2/21) - filed - not yet certified


November 27, 2018 / By Wayne County Board of Elections
January 26, 2015 / By Wayne County Board of Elections

The Ohio Association of Election Officials (OAEO) produced this video to help provide the public with an inside glimpse into the planning of each election. Each county board of elections follows these processes to ensure that a successful election is administered. The Wayne County Board of Elections is a member of the OAEO.