Elections & Voting

Voter Information


  • Register to Vote: The quickest and easiest way to register to vote is online. Please note, when registering online, proof of residence must still be provided.
  • Absentee Voting: If you will not be able to come to city hall to vote on Election day, you may make arrangements for a ballot to be sent to you. 
  • Specific election information can be found through Election News, located on the right hand side of this page.

Local Office


There are three forms for running for local office. All residents who fit the requirements to run for office are encouraged to do so. If you are interested, please complete the forms below and return them to the City Clerk. Please note for the 2018 Spring Primary and the 2018 Spring Election, forms must be returned January 2, 2018 by 5:00 p.m. for candidates' names to appear on the ballot. Please read through the ballot access checklist to be certain all documents are complete. Forms can be filed through Election Day for registered write-in candidates.

Polling Place


The City of Lodi poll location is at City Hall, 130 S. Main St. This location serves all three districts in the city. It is located on the second floor in the council room. It is handicapped accessible and curbside voting is available for those unable to come into the building. A wheelchair is also available for those who need it. The polls are open from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m.

Working at the Polls


The City of Lodi is always looking for individuals to serve their community as poll workers. The appointment is for two years and requires training in the voting process. Please contact the City Clerk for details.