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Bexar County Election Calendar

Please find important dates around registration and voting. For comprehensive and past election calendars, please visit the Secretary of State’s website: Important Election Dates.

Calendar for the May 7th State and Local Propositions Elections

Authority Conduction ElectionsLocal Political Subdivisions(County-ordered elections may not be held on this date. County Election Official may, but is not required to, contract to provide election services to political subdivisions holding elections on this date.)
Deadline to post candidate requirements 1Form 1-15 (PDF)Friday, May 7, 2021
Deadline to Post Notice of Candidate Filing Deadline (Local Political Subdivisions Only)1Monday, December 20, 2021 for local political subdivisions that have a first day to file for their candidates1
First day to apply for a ballot by mail using Application for a Ballot by Mail (ABBM) or Federal Post Card Application (FPCA).Saturday, January 1, 2022* 

*First day to file does not move because of New Year’s Day holiday.  An “Annual ABBM” or FPCA for a January or February 2022 election may be filed earlier, but not earlier than the 60th day before the date of the January or February election.
First Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot (Local Political Subdivisions Only)1Wednesday, January 19, 2022
Last Day to Order General Election or Special Election on a MeasureFriday, February 18, 2022  
Last Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot (Local Political Subdivisions Only)2Friday, February 18, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.  
See note below relating to four-year terms3
Last Day to File a Declaration of Write-in Candidacy (Local Political Subdivisions Only)Tuesday, February 22, 2022 
Last Day to Register to VoteThursday, April 7, 2022  
First Day of Early Voting by Personal AppearanceMonday, April 25, 2022  
Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail (Received, not Postmarked)Tuesday, April 26, 2022
Last Day of Early Voting by Personal AppearanceTuesday, May 3, 2022  
Last day to Receive Ballot by MailSaturday, May 7, 2022 (Election Day) at 7:00 p.m. if carrier envelope is not postmarked, OR Monday, May 9, 2022 (next business day after Election Day) at 5:00 p.m. if carrier envelope is postmarked by 7:00 p.m. at the location of the election on Election Day (unless overseas or military voter deadlines apply)4 

Calendar for the May 24th Primary Run-off Election

First day to apply for a ballot by mail using Application for a Ballot by Mail (ABBM) or Federal Post Card Application (FPCA)Saturday, January 1, 2022* 

*First day to file does not move because of New Year’s Day holiday. An “Annual ABBM” or FPCA for a January or February 2022 election may be filed earlier, but not earlier than the 60th day before the date of the January or February election.
Last Day to Register to VoteMonday, April 25, 2022 
Last Day to Apply by Mail (Received, not Postmarked)Friday, May 13, 2022  
First Day of Early Voting by Personal AppearanceMonday, May 16, 2022 
Last Day of Early Voting by Personal AppearanceFriday, May 20, 2022  
Last Day to Receive Ballot by MailTuesday, May 24, 2022 (Election Day) at 7:00 p.m. if carrier envelope is not postmarked, OR Wednesday, May 25, 2022 (next business day after Election Day) at 5:00 p.m. if carrier envelope is postmarked by 7:00 p.m. at the location of the election on Election Day (unless overseas or military voter deadlines apply)4 
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