June 7, 2022 Primary Election

For the June 7 Primary Election, Santa Monica will vote on Federal, State and County representatives.  Starting May 9, active registered voters will be mailed a Vote by Mail (VBM) ballot and the City’s VBM Drop-Boxes will also be unlocked at the Main Library (Santa Monica/7th), Montana Library (Montana, between 17th Street & 17th Place), Marine Park (Marine/Margaret) and Virginia Avenue Park (Virginia Avenue parking lot) to receive ballots until 8 p.m. on Election Day.

The locations listed below will serve as an 11 or 4-Day Vote Center in the City.  Vote Centers will follow current public health and safety guidelines such as encouraging mask use while in line or voting, sanitizing Ballot Marking Devices after each voter, and physical distancing. 

11-Day Vote Center – May 28 – June 6 (10 a.m. – 7 p.m.) and June 7 (7 a.m. – 8 p.m.)

4-Day Vote Centers - June 4 - 6 (10 a.m. – 7 p.m.) and June 7 (7 a.m. – 8 p.m.)

Official State Voter Information Guides and the LA County Registrar-Record/County Clerk’s Sample Ballots will be mailed to voters and posted online.  More information on the Primary Election, including Sample ballots, other LA County VBM Drop-Boxes and Vote Centers, and live wait times, is available at lavote.gov.


Interested in working as an Election Worker? Bilingual Election Workers are highly needed!

To become an Election Worker in Los Angeles County, you must be:

Apply at LAVOTE.GOV/electionworker.


Have questions about the election? Contact the Santa Monica City Clerk’s Office at clerk@santamonica.gov or (310) 458-8211.