Close of Registration is April 4th for the May 3rd Primary Election

(Columbus) The Franklin County Board of Elections reminds voters that the deadline to register to vote or change one’s address or name for the May 3rd Primary Election is Monday, April 4th. The Board of Elections, located at 1700 Morse Road, will remain open Monday, April 4th until 9:00 p.m. for voters to register or deliver their completed forms to our office.

Voters may also visit to register to vote with a valid Ohio driver’s license or update an existing registration. Registrations by mail are acceptable if they are postmarked by April 4th, 2022. Registration forms are available at our office and on the web at

Forms may also be found at many government offices throughout the county. To be eligible to vote, one must be a U.S. citizen, a resident of Ohio for at least 30 days before the election, registered to vote at least 30 days before the election, and at least 18 years old on or before November 8th, 2022.

More information will be forthcoming as we get closer to Election Day. Voters with questions can always visit our website,, or can call us at 614-525-3100.


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