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Key Dates & Deadlines for 2021

  • February 12th Petition packets available in the Bureau of Elections.
  • February 16thFirst day to circulate and file nomination petitions.
  • March 9thLast day to circulate and file nomination petitions.
  • March 10th - First day to circulate and file nomination papers.
  • March 16th - Last day to file objections to nomination petitions.
  • March 17th at 1:30 pm - Casting of lots for the Municipal Primary in the Public Meeting Room of the Butler County Government Center.
  • March 24thLast day for withdrawal by candidates who filed nomination petitions.
  • May 3rd - Last day for voter registration before the Municipal Primary Election.
  • May 11th - Last day to apply for a mail-in or civilian absentee ballot.
  • May 18th 8:00 PM - Deadline for voted mail-in & civilian absentee ballots.
  • May 18th - Municipal Primary Election
  • May 25th - Deadline for County Board of Elections to receive voted military & overseas absentee ballots (submitted for delivery by 11:59 PM on May 17th).
  • May 25thDeadline for voted military & overseas absentee ballots. 11:59 PM).
  • August 2nd - Last day to circulate and file nomination papers.
  • August 9thLast day to file objections to nomination petitions.
  • August 9thLast day for withdrawal by candidates nominated by nomination papers.
  • August 9thLast day for withdrawal by candidates nominated at the primary.
  • October 18th - Last day for voter registration before the November Municipal Election.
  • October 26th - Last day to apply for a mail-in or civilian absentee ballot.
  • November 2nd 8:00 PM - Deadline for voted mail-in & civilian absentee ballots.
  • November 2ndMunicipal Election
  • November 9th - Deadline for voted military & overseas absentee ballots (submitted for delivery by 11:59 PM on November 1st).

Note: All dates are subject to change.


Federal Write-in Absentee Ballots for Military & Overseas Voters (UMOVA)