Upcoming Elections

The 2022 State Primary will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2022.

  • Friday, June 24: Absentee voting begins for the Aug. 9 primary election
  • Tuesday, Aug. 2: Early in-person voting begins for the primary election

The 2022 General Election will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022.

  • Friday, Sept. 23: Absentee voting begins for the Nov. 8 general election
  • Tuesday, Nov. 1: Early in-person voting begins for the general election

What Is on the Ballot in 2022

  • Governor/Lieutenant Governor
  • U.S. Representative District 2
  • Secretary of State
  • State Auditor
  • Attorney General
  • State Senator
  • State Representative
  • Judicial: Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, Judge of the Minnesota Court of Appeals, Judge of the District Court
  • Dakota County Offices: County Commissioner, District 2 and 4; Soil and Water Conservation District, County Attorney and County Sheriff
  • City Seats (Mayor, and 2 Council members - Bartholomew, Dietrich, Piekarski Krech) - view the list of candidates that have filed as of May 31, 2022.

To find all polling locations in Minnesota, visit the polling place finder and enter your zip code.