Board of Elections

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

      2015 Political Calendar

Last day to register for the General Election was October 9, 2015
Last day to change your party affiliation for 2016 was October 9, 2015 


Board Policy on Personal Delivery of Absentee Ballots 

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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