Published On: Sat, Jul 16th, 2022

Don’t Look Now But Election Day is Fast Approaching!

By Robert S Weinroth

Vote-by-Mail ballots are scheduled to be mailed out by the Supervisor of Elections office to domestic voters between 40-33 days before the August 23, 2022 Primary Election. That time window allows ballots to be mailed between Thursday, July 14th and Wednesday, July 20th.  

Supervisor Wendy Sartory Link has advised that her office is currently on schedule to mail ballots on Monday, July 18th for the August Election. Overseas and military ballots were mailed on July 9th.  

Registered voters in Palm Beach County may request a Vote-by-Mail ballot online at, email, or by calling 561.656.6208.

Voters should have their Florida Driver’s License, Florida ID card, or the last four digits of their Social Security number available when making their request. 

The deadline to request a Vote-by-Mail ballot be mailed to you is 5PM on Saturday, August 13, 2022.

The Main Elections Office will be open on Saturday, August 13th to serve voters.  

Even after August 13th, a Vote-by-Mail ballot may be picked up in person at one of the four SOE offices until 5PM on Monday, August 22, 2022.

All Vote-by-Mail ballots must be received by 7PM at the Main SOE Office on Election Day, Tuesday, August 23, 2022, in order to be counted. 

Voters can track their Vote-by-Mail ballot from the moment it is requested until the time the SOE receives it back at their office. Visit the “My Status” page at to track your ballot to ensure your vote is processed and will be counted. 

Important Dates and Deadlines 

The deadline to register to vote or change your party is July 25, 2022

The deadline to request a Vote-by-Mail ballot be mailed to you is 5PM on August 13, 2022. 

Your Vote-by-Mail ballot must be RECEIVED by 7PM on Election Day, Tuesday, August 23, 2022. 

Early Voting is available from Saturday, August 8th – Sunday, August 21, 2022, from 10AM to 7PM. 

Election Day is Tuesday, August 23, 2022. Polls will be open from 7AM to 7PM. 

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