Elections

Serve as an Election Judge: Call (406) 582-3060
Reactivate your Voter Registration: Call (406) 582-3060

If you do not receive a ballot in the mail, you may be an Inactive Voter.
To verify your voter status, click on the "My Voter Page" link or
call the Gallatin County Election Office at 582-3060.
 
Remember to bring your ID!
Open of Candidate Filing for Municipal Election
April 18, 2019
8:00 AM
Close of Candidate Filing for Municipal Election
June 17, 2019
5:00 PM
Deadline to Determine if Municipal Primary is Required
June 27, 2019
5:00 PM
Deadline for Candidate Withdrawal for Municipal General Election
August 12, 2019
5:00 PM
Deadline to Submit Ballot Issues for Municipal General Election
August 12, 2019
5:00 PM
Deadline for Write-in Candidates for Municipal General Election
September 3, 2019
5:00 PM
Close of Regular Registration for Municipal General Election
October 7, 2019
5:00 PM
Open of Late Registration for Municipal General Election
October 8, 2019
8:00 AM
Ballots Mailed for Municipal General Election
October 16, 2019
NLT 5:00 PM
Election: Municipal General
November 5, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Canvass Completed for Municipal General Election
November 19, 2019
NLT 5:00 PM
To register to vote or to sign up for an absentee ballot (vote by mail):
To vote in Gallatin County, you must:
  • Be registered as required by law.
  • Be 18 years old or older on or before the next election.
  • Be a citizen of the United States.
  • Have lived in Gallatin County, MT for at least 30 days.
  • Not be a convicted felon serving a sentence in a penal institution.
  • Not have been judged in a court of law to be of unsound mind.
Regular voter registration closes 30 days prior to Election Day
Note: If you miss this regular registration deadline, you may still register for the election by going to the Election Department in the County Courthouse at 311 West Main - Room 210 in Bozeman until 12:00pm the day before the election or from 7:00am to 8:00pm on Election Day.
 
Next regular elections occur as follows:
Municipal General Election
First Tuesday after the first Monday in November - odd years.
November 5, 2019
School Election
First Tuesday after the first Monday in May - each year.
May 5, 2020
Rural Fire District Election
First Tuesday after the first Monday in May - each year.
May 5, 2020
Water & Sewer District Election
First Tuesday after the first Monday in May - each even year.
May 5, 2020
Big Sky Resort Area Tax District Election
First Tuesday after the first Monday in May - each even year.
May 5, 2020
Federal/State Primary
First Tuesday after the first Monday in June - even years.
June 2, 2020
Federal/State General
First Tuesday after the first Monday in November - even years.
November 3, 2020
 

Staff Contacts

NameTitle
Eric Semerad

Clerk & Recorder/Election Adminstrator

Casey Hayes

Election Manager