The Hawaii Office of Elections is the final authority on election policy, procedures, and deadlines in Hawaii. The information here is provided as general guidance, only.
Mail-in or Online Voter Registration
Deadline is 30 days prior to the election
Primary: 4:30 P.M. July 12, 2018
General: 4:30 P.M. Oct. 10, 2018
Voting Dates for Absentee (Mail) Ballot
Received by the Clerk's Office by close of polls on election day
Primary: Aug. 11, 2018, 6 P.M.
General: Nov. 6, 2018, 6 P.M.
Walk-in Registration & Voting Dates
Primary: July 30, 2018 – Aug. 9, 2018
General: Oct. 23, 2018 – Nov. 3, 2018
Find a walk-in voting location
Election Day Registration & Voting Dates
Polls open at 7 A.M. The line to vote closes at 6 P.M.
Primary: Aug. 11, 2018, 7 A.M. - 6 P.M.
General: Nov. 6, 2018, 7 A.M. - 6 P.M.
Find your polling location
If registering to vote in Hawaii for the first time, you'll need to show proof of your name & address:
☑ When you register, OR at
☑ Walk-In Early Voting, OR at
☑ Your polling place on Election Day
Current, valid photo ID
Current Utility bill
Another government document
To verify registration, call the Hawaii Office of Elections: 808-768-3800