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Mission Statement
To ensure that the voters of Santa Barbara County have the tools they need, the equipment they trust, the information and access they deserve, and the right they value in order to participate in the Elections process.
What We Do

The Elections Division is responsible for voter registration, the administration of all public elections within the county, and the maintenance of all related official records.

Typical responsibilities include: the candidate nomination process; initiative and referendum petitions; arguments and rebuttals for ballot measures; candidate's campaign statements and financial disclosure statements; voter registration and vote by mail ballots; management of polling places and the computation and certification of voting results.

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For Vote by Mail Status, please call 1-800-SBC-VOTE

Voter Assistance
Voter Assistance
Santa Barbara County Voting Accessibility Advisory Committee (VAAC)
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Lookup - Voter Registration
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Upcoming Elections
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Statements of Economic Interests - Form 700 Filings (pdf)
FPPC Campaign Filings
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Districts and Precinct Reports and Maps
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Poll worker information
Poll Worker Instructional Materials
Sample Ballot Opt Out (pdf)
Election Guides
Observer Panel Plan (pdf)
Related Sites
Special Programs
Past Election Results
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