Voters are required to present picture and signature identification before voting. Accepted forms of identification include Florida driver licenses, Florida identification cards, United States passports, debit or credit cards, military or student IDs, retirement center or neighborhood association IDs, public assistance IDs, veteran health IDs, concealed carry IDs, or government employee IDs. Voters may use two forms of identification to meet the requirement.
The deadline to request a vote-by-mail ballot was Saturday, January 15, 2022.
Election Day is January 25, 2022. Vote-by-mail ballots must be returned to the Supervisor of Elections Office by 7 p.m. on Election Day. Voters are encouraged to either drop off their ballots to any early voting site during early voting hours, or to the Supervisor of Elections Office located at 515 North Main Street, 3rd Floor. If you have not yet mailed your vote-by-mail ballot, voters are strongly encouraged to take advantage of one of the above options to ensure timely receipt of your ballot.
Mail-in ballot drop boxes will be available at the Alachua Supervisor of Elections Office and at Millhopper Branch Library during early voting starting Friday, January 21, through Sunday, January 23, from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Once early voting has ended, the mail-in drop box will only be available at the Alachua County Supervisor of Elections Office during the following days and times:
Monday, January 24 from 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (office hours)
Tuesday, January 25 (Election Day) from 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. (drop box will be available during the same hours as voting at the precincts)
The mail-in ballot drop box at the Millhopper Branch Library will not be available after early voting has ended on Sunday, January 23 at 6 p.m.