News Releases

Pearl City, May 29, 2018 – The deadline to file nomination papers to appear on the 2018 Election ballot is Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. Individuals interested in becoming a candidate may obtain and file nomination papers at various locations statewide. The Office of Elections would like to remind candidates to collect more ...
Read More Candidate Filing Deadline Approaches

Pearl City, May 21, 2018 – The State Office of Elections and the Hawaii County Elections Division will be mailing Absentee Applications to over 6,000 voters assigned to Pahoa Community Center (04-03) and Pahoa High/Intermediate (04-04) due to the uncertain nature of the volcanic eruption in lower Puna. Voters can use the Absentee Application to ...
Read More Election Officials Mailing Absentee Applications to Voters Affected by the Lava

Pearl City, April 9, 2018 – The Office of Elections is looking for volunteers to help conduct the 2018 Primary Election on Saturday, August 11 and the General Election on Tuesday, November 6. More than 4,000 volunteers are needed to fill various positions which include assisting voters at the polling place, transporting election materials and ...
Read More The Office of Elections Seeks Volunteers for the 2018 Elections

Pearl City, April 4, 2018: The Office of Elections determined today, by random drawing, the order the political preferences will appear on the 2018 Primary Election ballot. Hawaii conducts a single party primary where voters must select their political preference and vote for candidates within their selection. The order of political preferences will be as ...
Read More 2018 Primary Election Ballot Position Determined

PEARL CITY, April 2, 2018: The Office of Elections will open a downtown satellite office on April 3. Candidates seeking elected Federal and State offices may obtain and file a nomination paper at the Leiopapa A Kamehameha Building, Room 203, 235 South Beretania Street. From April 3 to May 17, the satellite office will be ...
Read More Office of Elections Opens Downtown Candidate Filing Location