Lake County Election and Voting Information

Click here for updated Election information for November 6th, 2018 General Election.

Future Election Dates

Voter Registration
You can register to vote at the (insert your location here i.e. Village Hall. Police Station, etc.) located at (123 Main St, Waukegan, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.) If you move or change your name, you must re-register.

For dates, requirements, and other voter registration options, follow the County Clerk’s Voter Registration link or call 847.377.2410.

Voting Options
Vote your way — by mail, early, or on Election Day. Visit the Clerk’s site for specifics or call 847.377.2406.

Do You Have Voter Power?
Registered voters can log on to LakeVoterPower.info for one-click personalized voting information

  • Confirmation of registration status, name, and address
  • Print a sample ballot, when available
  • Ballot by mail application
  • Track clerk’s receipt of your voted by mail ballot
  • Dates, hours, driving directions, and map for early and Election Day voting sites
  • Your representative districts
  • Your elected officials and contact information

Candidate Power
If you want to be a candidate for a Lake County office, visit LakeCandidatePower.info for procedures on petition filing, campaign disclosure, and requesting voter history.

For additional candidate information, including how to register a political committee, visit the Illinois State Board of Elections website at http://www.elections.il.gov/InfoForCandidates.aspx

Lake County’s Election Results
All mailed, early voted, and Election Day ballots will be posted online after the Election Day polls close at 7 p.m.

Carla N. Wyckoff, Lake County Clerk
18 N. County Street, Room 101
Waukegan, IL 60085




The April 2nd, 2019 Consolidated Election will include the following offices to be elected:

Village Trustee – 3 Trustee seats, each for a 4-year term of office. 

Courtesy Election Petition Packets will be available at the Village of Hainesville beginning September 17th, 2018.  The first day to circulate the nominating petitions is Tuesday, September 18th, 2018.   

The first day to file nominating petitions at the Village of Hainesville is on Monday, December 10th, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. and the last day to file is Monday, December 17th, 2018 till 5:00 p.m.

The Village of Hainesville’s hours are Monday through Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (except for Monday, December 17th, 2018 when we will be open until 5:00 p.m.). The Village is closed on Friday.