Upcoming Elections

There are several elections in Arizona in 2022:

Election Rules

In AZ state primary elections Independent voters may cast a ballot for any of the officially recognized political parties. Independent voters who vote by mail will receive a postcard asking them to indicate which party primary they would like to vote in for the primary (this does not apply to Presidential primaries).

Voter Registration Deadline: 29 days before an election in-person, online, or by-mail

Early voting in Arizona runs from 27 days before the election to the Friday before Election Day. Click the find your polling place button below to look up your early voting locations or contact your county recorder’s office for details.

Arizona’s Address Confidentiality Program to protect survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking also applies for registering to vote. Learn More Here.

Restoration of Voting Rights After Felony Convictions: A felony conviction in Arizona suspends the right of a person to vote unless their rights have been restored. First-time offenders have their rights restored upon the completion of probation and the payment of any fines owed. A person who has been convicted of two or more felonies can have their civil rights restored by the judge who discharges them at the end of probation or by applying to the court for the restoration of rights.

ID Requirements for Voting: A photo ID or two non-photo IDs are required at the polling site. See the list of accepted forms of ID here. Members of federally-recognized tribes are not required to have an address or photo on their ID to cast a provisional ballot.

Time off to Vote Law: Employees are eligible for up to 3 hours paid time off to vote if they do not have sufficient time to vote outside of working hours. Learn more here.

Absentee ballots: Anyone can request an absentee ballot, no excuse is required. The deadline to request your ballot is 11 days before Election Day. Contact your county elections office to find out where the drop box locations are.

Gender Gaps in Representation

Arizona ranks 7th in the country for women’s representation in the state legislature.

Arizona Congressional Delegation

Women make up 27.7% of the state’s Congressional delegation, with 1 woman Senator and 2 Congresswoman

Arizona State Legislature

Women make up 43.3% of the state legislature, there are 16 women in the State Senate, and 23 in the State House.

Voter Turnout

Arizona men had a lower turnout than overall, while Arizona women had a higher turnout than the overall in the 2016 Presidential Election.

Percent Voter Turnout by Gender

Percent Voter Turnout By Race

Other races not shown due to population size