What is “early voting” in the state of Florida?

All voters in the state of Florida are eligible to vote prior to the date of the election. Early voting opens fifteen (15) days prior to the date of the election, and closes two (2) days prior to the date of the election. The early voting polls will be open for at least eight hours on each weekday, and for a total of at least eight hours on the weekend. Early voting is held at certain places designated by the Supervisor of Elections, which are announced thirty (30) days prior to the date of the election. Early voting is always available at the main or branch office of the Supervisor of Elections.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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