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Returning Vote by Mail Ballots

Published on: 6/23/2015 10:02 AM

​​Sign Your Envelope

Don't forget to sign your envelope!

​Sign your name by the red X, and then print your address and the date on the back of the return envelope. 
If your signature is missing or does not match your voter registration card, your ballot cannot be counted.


Return Your Ballot on Time

By Mail  

Ballots returned by mail must be postmarked on or before Election Day AND must be received no later than three days after Election Day.

     Remember to apply postage!
Vote by Mail envelope = 49¢
Mail Ballot Precinct envelope = Free (postage paid)

In Person

Ballots that are returned in-person must be received by 8 pm on Election Day

Ballots can be returned at:


June 23, 2015 Special Election - Ballot Drop-Off Sites 

County & City Government Offices
Drop Box available during normal business hours, May 25th through Election Day​

Santa Clara County Government Center
1st Floor
70 W. Hedding St.
San Jose, CA 95110

San Jose City Hall
City Clerk Office - Wing 2
200 E. Santa Clara St.
San Jose, CA 95113

24-Hour Drop Boxes
Drop Box available 24-hours a day, until 8 pm on Election Day​

​​Alviso Branch Library
Near Front Entrance
5050 N. 1st St.
San Jose, CA 95002

Berryessa Branch Library
Parking Lot, Near 5-Minute Parking
3355 Noble Ave.
San Jose, CA 95132

​Berryessa Community Center
Near Front Entrance
3050 Berryessa Rd
San Jose, CA 95132

​​​Drive-Thru Ballot Drop-Off Site

Saturday, June 13th, and Saturday, June 20th, 10 am to 3 pm
Drop off your ballot quickly without parking or leaving your car

Hostetter LRT Station
Capitol Ave. at Camino Del Rey
San Jose, CA 95132​