Voter Registration Deadline is February 9, 2018

voter registration 2Friday, February 9, 2018, is the last day to apply for voter registration in order to be eligible to vote in the March 6, 2018, Special Grove School Election, Delaware County Election Board Secretary Dixie Smith said today.

Smith said that persons who are United States citizens, residents of Oklahoma, and at least 18 years old may apply to become registered voters.

Those who are not registered or need to change their registration may apply by filling out and mailing an Oklahoma Voter Registration Application form in time for it to be postmarked no later than midnight Friday, February 9, 2018.

Smith said applications postmarked after that time will be accepted and processed, but not until after March 6, 2018.

The County Election Board responds in writing to every person who submits an application for voter registration.  The response is either a voter identification card listing the new voter’s precinct number or polling place location or a letter that explains the reason or reasons the application for voter registration was not approved.  Smith said any person who has submitted a voter registration application and who has not received a response within 30 days should contact the County Election Board office.

Oklahoma Voter Registration Application forms are available at the County Election Board office located at 225 S 5th St., Jay, and at most post offices, tag agencies and public libraries in the county. Applications also are available at

Voters Can See Sample Ballots Online or at Delaware County Election Board

Sample ballots are available to voters who want to get a preview of what will be at stake in the Special Grove School Election on March 6, 2018. Voters may pick them up at the Election Board office, located at 225 S 5th St in Jay, during regular office hours, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., or they can be viewed on the Delaware County website at:

Dixie Smith, Secretary of the Delaware County Election Board, said sample ballots would also be available about two weeks prior to an election on the Oklahoma State Election Board’s Online Voter Tool at: 

Sample ballots will be posted outside every precinct polling place on Election Day, Tuesday, March 6, 2018, so that voters can review them before casting their votes.

Ballots that will be issued to voters on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, include the following:

Grove School - Special 

           For more election-related information, call the Delaware County Election Board at 918-253-8762 or visit

pdfView Sample Ballot Here