News & Notices

Voting for the General Election

Town of Highland sample ballotIn-person voting at the Eldred Town Hall on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 from 6:00 am to 9:00 pm.

Please wear a mask and practice social distancing.

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Early Voting Hours for the General Election – November 2020

The Early Voting polling site is the Sullivan County Government Center at 100 North Street – Monticello, NY 12701.

Saturday Oct 24        9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sunday Oct 25          9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Monday Oct 26         9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday Oct 27        12 Noon – 8:00 pm
Wednesday Oct 28   9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday Oct 29       12 Noon – 8:00 pm
Friday Oct 30             9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday Oct 31        9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sunday Nov 1            9:00 am – 2:00 pm


Friday October 9, 2020, is the LAST DAY FOR NEW VOTER REGISTRATIONS.

You can either submit a completed voter registration form into the secure lock box on the Board of Elections table in the lobby of the Sullivan County Government Center (no appointment needed) at 100 North Street in Monticello, or have a voter registration form mailed with an October 9, 2020 postmark to be eligible for the 2020 General Election.

The New York State Board of Elections now has an online Electronic Absentee Application Portal where you can apply to receive an Absentee Ballot:

Executive Order 202.58 passed on August 24, 2020 at 7:00 pm about 2020 General Election:


Links to Absentee Ballots

In English:

In Spanish:


Office Open to Appointments Only, Until Further Notice

The Sullivan County Board of Elections is currently open on an appointment basis due to public health guidelines surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak.  To make an appointment, please email:


To find out: 

Am I registered to vote?

Applications for voter registration and absentee ballots are available at the following web links:

Voter Registration Form in English:

Voter Registration Form in Spanish:

Absentee Ballot Application in English:

Absentee Ballot Application in Spanish: