Last day to vote: April 4

The Denver Elections Division operates 43 ballot drop-off boxes throughout the city, available 24 hours, seven days a week during the election. In addition to drop boxes, voters can choose to vote in person or return their ballots at a number of vote centers and drive-throughs. Denver also deploys a mobile voting unit during elections to increase voter access.


How to Vote in the 2023 Denver Municipal Election

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Step 1: Check your registratio

Are you registered to vote? Is your name, address and political affiliation current? Double-check your registration at GoVoteColorado.gov. Coloradans who meet the 22-day state residency requirement may register to vote up to and including Election Day - your voice matters!

Step 2: Track your ballot

The City and County of Denver can help you track your ballot every step of the way. Sign up for BallotTrax to receive email or text notifications about your ballot, including when it’s on its way to you and when it has been received and accepted for counting.

Step 3: Research your ballot

Make informed decisions as a voter. The City & County of Denver has created an interactive sample ballot to see your choices, get links to candidate websites, and read important information about ballot measures. Watch informative videos and learn more about candidates and issues at Denver Decides

You can also:

  • Download a sample ballot(PDF, 1MB) containing all races and questions
  • Read fiscal information, pro/con statements and more

Step 4: Make a plan to vote

Whether you vote at home, at work, or in person at a Voter Service & Polling Center, there are multiple ways in which you can be sure your voice is heard.

I’ve got my ballot, now what?

If your registration is current, you'll automatically receive a ballot in the mail up to 22 days before the last day to vote (Election Day). Send your ballot back by mail or return it to one of our 24-hour ballot drop-off boxes located throughout the city. If you need a new ballot, use the curbside ballot pick-up service or visit a vote center for a replacement. Accessible ballots are available upon request.

Ballots must be received by the Denver Elections Division by 7 p.m. on Election Day, April 4, 2023. If you choose to return your ballot by mail, mail it back no later than March 27th!!!

Didn’t get your ballot?

No problem! You can visit any number of the Voting Service & Polling Centers across Denver and register to vote or request a new ballot. 

Voting Tips

  1. Vote early! Don’t let life get in the way of making your voice heard. Make a plan to vote early to avoid a wait. You can mail or hand deliver your ballot any day between now and April 4th!
  2. If you vote in person, voters must be in line to vote by 7 p.m. on Election Day, April 4, 2023.

Ballots Begin Mailing: March 13

Last Day To Vote: April 4

Important Dates

  • March 13
    Ballots mailed out this week
    24-hour ballot drop-off boxes open
    22-day Colorado residency deadline

  • March 27
    Last day to send your ballot back by mail
    Last day to register to vote and receive a ballot by mail

  • April 4
    Last day to vote/Election Day

    Mail ballots must be returned by 7 p.m., or
    Voters must be in line by 7 p.m. to cast a ballot in person

  • April 12
    Military & Overseas and Cure Deadline