Maryland's Primary Election - June 2, 2020

Vote safe. Vote at home.
Vote by mail.

For Frequently Asked Questions on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the June 2nd Primary Election, click here:

  • All registered and eligible voters will automatically receive a ballot in the mail. The Maryland State Board of Elections will mail the ballot to the address we have on file. You should receive your ballot by mid-May.

    You must be registered with the Democratic or Republican parties to vote for President and most other contests in the June 2nd Primary Election. If you are not registered with either party, you’ll  only be eligible to vote for school board candidates.. You can check your registration status and party registration here. The deadline to update your party affiliation, address or to register to vote is Wednesday May 27, 2020.

    If you would like your ballot delivered to you electronically or want your ballot mailed to a different address, please submit a request. You can submit a request online or via paper form. If you use a paper form, read the instructions, enter the required information, print the form, sign it, and return it to your local board of elections. You can return it by mail, fax, or email (scanned as attachment).
  • You can mail your voted ballot as soon as you vote it. All voted ballots must be postmarked by election day, June 2, 2020. The return envelope for the voted ballot will have prepaid postage so it can be mailed. 
  • You may also return your voted ballot at drop off locations from May 21, 2020 through June 2, 2020. Ballots may be placed in the drop boxes until 8:00pm on June 2, 2020. The three locations are listed below. More details regarding the hours of operation of the drop boxes will be available soon.

    Frederick County Board of Elections
    340A Montevue Lane, Frederick, Maryland 21702

    William R. Talley Recreation Center
    121 N Bentz St, Frederick, Maryland 21701

    Urbana Regional Library
    9020 Amelung Street, Frederick, Maryland 21704

    In-Person Voting – Tuesday June 2, 2020 7am until 8pm

    Limited in-person voting will be available at the William R. Talley Recreation Center in downtown Frederick, and at Urbana Regional Library on June 2 from 7am-8pm for those that need to vote in person.

    NOTE: There are only two vote centers available in Frederick County. There will be a limited amount of election judges so that we can continue to abide by social distancing requirements. Voters should consider the exposure of COVID-19 to the individuals that must vote in-person so that we can avoid long wait times and lines. Voters should visit a vote center only if they need to. The in-person voting locations for June 2, 2020 are listed below.

    William R. Talley Recreation Center
    121 N Bentz St, Frederick, Maryland 21701

    Urbana Regional Library
    9020 Amelung Street, Frederick, Maryland 21704