Elections

 

LOGIC AND ACCURACY TEST
In accordance with RCW 29A.12.130 and WAC 434-335, a Logic and Accuracy test will be conducted on the Okanogan County vote counting equipment.  The test will be held in the Okanogan County Auditor’s Office 2:00 PM, June 24th, 2024.

At that time a “test deck” of ballots will be run through the vote tabulating equipment.  The test is designed to check the ballot tabulating and precinct programming.

A test deck will be scanned and resolved at the time of the Logic and Accuracy Test.

The test is open to the public.



 
How does vote by mail work?  click here


Notice of Election
Sample Ballot

Accessible Voting Unit
A Disabled Access Unit will be available at the Auditor’s Office for those voters who have difficulty reading or a disability such as blindness or limited dexterity that prohibits them from being able to mark their ballot privately and independently. This special unit is equipped with an audio component and special switches to help the voter vote without assistance.

Please read below for options and dates for observing the Okanogan County Election process.
These processes are open to the public.
Please call ahead to schedule your visit as we have limited space or use the link to view our live stream.  Click here for Live Stream

Checking of Signatures will begin on Wednesday, July 24, 2024, at 9:00AM
Initial Processing (opening and scanning) of ballots will begin on Monday, July 29, 2024, at 9:00AM
Meetings of the Okanogan County Canvassing Board are open, public meetings and shall be continued until the activities for which the following meetings are held have been completed.  Canvass Board meetings are held in the Okanogan County Auditor’s Office, 149 3rd Ave N, Room 104, at the County Courthouse, in Okanogan.

Tuesday, August 13, 2024 at 11:00 AM and Thursday, August 15, 11:00 AM, to determine the status of any provisional or challenged ballots

Tuesday, August 20, 2024 at 2:00 PM to canvass the votes cast and certify the election

Two audits are required by law.

Duplicated ballots – to be completed before certification

Random – hand count of 3 precincts, one office/race no later than 48 hours after Election Day.

The audit schedule is as follows.  Audits will take place in the Okanogan County Auditor’s office.  Observers are welcome, it can also be viewed on on the live stream link above.

Random
- Thursday, August 8, 2024 at 2:00 PM
Duplicated ballots- Thursday, August 15, 2024 at 2:00 PM
State Wide Pilot Risk Limiting Audit- August , 2024 at 10:00 AM

 
For Voter Registration/ Election record requests please go to:
OSOS Records requests

or
Okanogan Records requests

Important Dates to remember:

Important 2024 Dates Side by SideCorrected


 



When Judicial Candidates appear on the Primary and General Election Ballot


Judicial primary