The Elections Division, as required by law, and under the direction of the Registrar of Voters conducts all Federal, State, County, school and special district elections in the County, as well as the general municipal elections for all 10 Ventura County cities. It administers voter registration and outreach programs; maintains the master voter file, master office and incumbent file, and master street index; processes Vote By Mail ballot requests and voted ballots; performs the layout and proofing of all sample ballot, official ballot, and voter information materials; establishes precinct boundaries and polling place locations; recruits and trains precinct workers; maintains, tests and distributes voting equipment to all polling places; tabulates all voted ballots; and conducts the official election canvass.


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What’s New!


The Ventura County Elections Division will be participating in the California High School Voter Education Weeks April 17-28, 2017. Our participation includes partnering with C.A.U.S.E., Yvoteca.org and California Secretary of State, Alex Padilla, in his visit to Hueneme High School on Thursday, April 20, 2017. We will also be visiting high schools throughout Ventura County to deliver voter registration and information kits. For further information please call the Elections Division at (805) 654-2664.  

High School Voter Education Weeks Information

Online pre-registration is now available for eligible 16 and 17 year olds. California youth who pre-register to vote will have their registration become active once they turn 18 years old.

May 2, 2017 Oak Park Unified School District Special Parcel Tax Election 

Don’t let talk of ‘rigged’ election keep you from the polls

Ventura County Grand Jury Commends Clerk and Recorder Following Presentation and Tour of the Agency’s Office