Election Dates for 2021

Date of Election

++ March 20 + April 24 June 12 July 10 October 9 November 13

Type of Election

Municipal Primary/Special Congressional Primary
(U.S. Rep., Dist. 2, Dist. 5)
Municipal General/Special Congressional General
(U.S. Rep., Dist. 2)
Special Primary – State Senator, 7th Senatorial Dist. Special General – State Senator, 7th Senatorial Dist. Open Primary/
Orleans Municipal
Parochial Primary
Open General/
Orleans Municipal Parochial General

Deadline: Special Races

12/23/20 n/a n/a n/a 6/16/21 n/a

Deadline: Propositions

12/23/20 3/1/21 n/a n/a 6/16/21 9/20/21

Qualifying Dates Δ

** 1/20/21 - 1/22/21 n/a 5/5/21 - 5/7/21 n/a 7/14/21 - 7/16/21 n/a

In Person / By Mail Registration Deadline

2/17/21 3/24/21 5/12/21 6/9/21 9/8/21 10/13/21

Geaux Vote Online Registration Deadline

2/27/21 4/3/21 5/22/21 6/19/21 9/18/21 10/23/21

Deadline to Request a Mail Ballot from Registrar
(other than Military and Overseas)

3/16/21

4/20/21 6/8/21 7/6/21 10/5/21 11/9/21
Deadline for Registrar to Receive Voted Mail Ballot
(other than Military and Overseas)
3/19/21 4/23/21 6/11/21 7/9/21 10/8/21 11/12/21
Early Voting Begins 3/6/21 4/10/21 * 5/8/21 6/26/21 9/25/21 10/30/21
Early Voting Ends 3/13/21 4/17/21 6/5/21 7/3/21 10/2/21 11/6/21

++ Election date advanced one week in accordance with R.S. 18:402(G)
+ Election date advanced one week in accordance with R.S. 18:402(G)(2)(a)
** Qualifying dates advanced one week in accordance with R.S. 18:467.1
Δ Qualifying for State Rep., 82nd Rep. Dist. will be held on 1/25/2021 – 1/27/2021
* Early Voting advanced one day due to Memorial Day Holiday

DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE BY THE LEGISLATURE

 

Election Dates for 2022

Date of Election

March 26 April 30 November 8 December 10

Type of Election

Municipal
Primary
Municipal General Open Primary/
Congressional
Open General/ Congressional

Deadline: Special Races

12/29/21 n/a 6/22/22 n/a

Deadline: Propositions

12/29/21 3/7/22 6/22/22 10/17/22

Qualifying Dates Δ

1/26/22 - 1/28/22 n/a 7/20/22 - 7/22/22 n/a

In Person / By Mail Registration Deadline

2/23/22 3/30/22 10/10/22 11/9/22

Geaux Vote Online Registration Deadline

3/5/22 4/9/22 10/18/22 11/19/22

Deadline to Request a Mail Ballot from Registrar
(other than Military and Overseas)

3/22/22

4/26/22 11/4/22 12/6/22
Deadline for Registrar to Receive Voted Mail Ballot
(other than Military and Overseas)
3/25/22 4/29/22 11/7/22 12/9/22
Early Voting Begins 3/12/22 4/16/22 10/25/22 11/26/22
Early Voting Ends 3/19/22 4/23/22 11/1/22 12/3/22

IMPORTANT NOTES:

DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE BY THE LEGISLATURE

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