Elections

The Cook County Clerk's office is the chief election authority for more than 120 towns and villages in suburban Cook County.

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Suburban Voters can check on their registration status, polling places and more.

There are several ways to register to vote in Cook County: in person, by mail, online and even on Election Day.

Suburban Cook County registered voters can vote at their polling place on Election Day. Ballots can also be cast by mail or in person at Early Voting sites throughout Cook County.

Key dates, deadlines, tools & information for voters & candidates for the March 20, 2018 Gubernatorial Primary Election.

Official results, data, analysis & Post-Election Reports for elections held in suburban Cook County prior to 2018.

Become an Election Judges & get paid to ensure that polling places run smoothly & voters are properly served on Election Day.

Important dates, information & deadlines for prospecive candidates & elected officials. 

Each voter in Cook County is represented by officials on many levels. Use the Directory of Elected Officials to find the public officials who represent your household.

The Cook County Clerk’s office produces a plethora of maps pertaining to elections and taxing districts. All of our available maps are posted here as PDFs.

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Gubernatorial Primary Election Candidate Filing Begins November 27

Candidate filing will begin at 9 a.m. on Monday, November 27 in the Clerk’s Pedway Room in the lower level of the Cook County Administration Building located at 69 W. Washington, Chicago.
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Automatic Voter Registration Signing

Automatic Voter Registration Signing

Governor Rauner signs the Automatic Voter Registration bill.
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