Board of Elections

Office Hours: 8:30 am - 5 pm Monday - Friday
3 East Pulteney Sq.
Bath, NY14810 
Telephone (607) 664-2260
Fax (607) 664-2376

To anyone wishing to run for office!

The Board highly recommends that you to come into the office and pick up a petition packet that includes all the information needed to run for office.  The Office Staff is here to help you go over all the information, to assure you understand the petitioning process.
Office hours are 8:30 – 5:00 Mon-Fri 

Last Updated 7/20/2016
Objections Report July 20, 2016
Upcoming Elections
September 13th – Noon to 9pm
(if applicable)

November 8th – 6am to 9pm   

Last day to change your party affiliation for 2017 is October 14, 2016 

Military & Overseas Voters 

 2016 Campaign Finance Seminars











Make Sure Your Vote Counts

The Steuben County Board of Elections is charged with faithfully executing and upholding the New York State Election Law. The Board ensures that the electoral process is conducted fairly and efficiently. We are responsible for:

  • Voter registration, outreach and processing
  • Maintaining and updating voter records
  • Processing and verification of candidate petitions/documents
  • Campaign finance disclosures of candidates and campaign committees
  • Recruiting, training and assigning the various Election Day officers to conduct elections
  • Operating poll site locations
  • Ensuring each voter their right to vote at the polls or by absentee ballot
  • Canvassing and certification of the vote
  • Voter education, notification and dissemination of election information

The Board is an administrative body headed by two commissioners. The commissioners are appointed by the Democrat and Republican parties, approved by the county legislature, and serve a two-year term.

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