Board of Elections

Office Hours: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm Monday - Friday
Mailing Address: 3 East Pulteney Sq. Bath, NY 14810
New Office Location: 20 E Morris St. Bath, NY 14810
New Steuben County Annex Building
Telephone (607) 664-2260      Fax (607) 664-2376

Independent Petitions can now be circulated
Click here for Info

June 23rd, 2020 Democratic Presidential Primary 
Unofficial Results (Updated June 23, 2020 - 11:13pm)
Anyone needing to use a Ballot Marking Device to assist them in voting their absentee ballot may come to the Steuben County Board of Elections office and use the Ballot Marking Device.

Please call 607-664-2261 to set up a time as the office is currently only open by appointment.

This is available for both the Democratic Presidential Primary and the SAM State Committee primary.


Scheduled on:
Thursday, June 18, 2020 - 10:00am - 12:30pm
Monday, June 29, 2020 - 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

If you are an elected official, running for office,
or plan to run for office, this webinar is for you.
Click here for more information and to register.
You must preregister.



The Democratic Presidential Primary has been reinstated for Tuesday June 23, 2020.

There are 3 Ways to VOTE

View the Democratic Presidential Primary Ballot Here


Will be Held on September 15, 2020
Per Executive Order No. 202.26

This includes all village elections previously scheduled to be held in March of 2020. For any questions please contact your village clerk.

Click here to view your Voter StatusClick here to view Poll Site LocatorMilitary & Overseas Voters Click Here


Anyone running for an office must now file all Campaign Finance paperwork with the NYS Board of Elections.

Reduced Signature Requirements for Petitions 2020 Designating Petitions Filed 2020 Designating Petitions Filed - County Committee Members


Chapter 24 of the Laws of 2020
Signed by Governor Cuomo 3/18/2020
Set the dates for all Designating petitions to be filed March 17, through March 20, 2020.

Opportunity-to-Ballot Petitions have been suspended for 2020.


Offices Up for Election in 2020 Delegate Selection Info


General Election
November 3, 2020
Poll Sites are open 6am - 9pm


Early Voting Information for the 2020 General Election

February 14, 2020

The last day to change your party enrollment for the 2020 Primary Elections is February 14, 2020.

Party enrollments changes received in our office after February 14, 2020 will not go into effect until June 30, 2020.

If you do a party enrollment change on the DMV website or mail a voter registration form after 2/11/2020 there is no guarantee it will reach us before the deadline.


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.

Kelly Penziul, Democratic Commissioner
Vicky Olin, Republican Commissioner
  Vicky Olin


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