March 3, 2020 - Presidential Primary Election

Important Dates and Information

Election Day
Tuesday, March 3, 2020
Signatures-In-Lieu of Filing Fee Period
September 12, 2019 – November 6, 2019
Candidate Filing Period (Declaration of Candidacy and Nomination Paper Period)
November 11, 2019* – December 6, 2019
Write-In Candidate Filing Period
January 6, 2020 – February 18, 2020
First Day Ballots will be Mailed
Monday, February 3, 2020
Close of Registration
Monday, February 17, 2020*
Conditional Voter Registration
February 18, 2020 – March 3, 2020

* Date falls on a weekend or state holiday; it does not move forward to the next business day.

Conditional Voter Registration Locations

Santa Barbara - 4440-A Calle Real
Santa Maria - 511 E. Lakeside Parkway
Lompoc - 401 E. Cypress St.

Ballot Drop Box Locations

Santa Barbara - 4440-A Calle Real
Santa Maria - 511 E. Lakeside Parkway
Lompoc - 100 Civic Center Plaza

General Information

Local Measures