Uniform Election Dates1st Saturday in May (May 5, 2018)
1st Tuesday after the 1st Monday in November (November 6, 2018)
Primary Election Dates
March 6, 2018 - Primary Election
May 22, 2018 - Primary Runoff Election
More Election InformationCollin County Election Information
Last day to register to vote in the May 5, 2018, General Election: April 5
To be considered a qualified voter in a city election, a person must:
- Be 18 years of age or older on the day of the election
- Be a United States citizen
- Not have been determined mentally incompetent by a final judgment of a court
- Not have been finally convicted of a felony or, if so convicted, must have: been fully discharged of his sentence, including any term of incarceration, parole, or supervision, or completed a period of probation ordered by any court; or been pardoned or otherwise released from the resulting disability to vote
- Be a resident of the city on the day of the election
- Be a registered voter on the day of the election
Registration and Application
- Registration Application
- Check your Voter Registration Information
- Frequently Asked Questions - Voter Registration
Registrar of Voters
2010 Redbud Blvd., Suite 102
McKinney, TX 75069
Absentee Voting and Ballots by Mail
Deadline for Application by Mail for a Ballot: 5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 24, 2018
All currently registered voters in Allen are eligible to request a ballot by mail if any of the following conditions prevents them from voting in person during the early voting period or on election day:
- Expected absence from the County during both the early voting period and election day.
- The ballot must be mailed to an address outside the county.
- 65 years of age or older
- Confinement in jail and not finally convicted of a felony
New Law Effective December 1, 2017
SB 5 Texas Legislative Session 85(1): Amends Section 84.007, Election Code, adding Subsection (b-1) as follows: Requires that for an application for ballot by mail submitted by telephonic facsimile machine or electronic transmission to be effective, the hard copy of the application also be submitted by mail and be received by the early voting clerk not later than the fourth business day after the transmission by telephonic facsimile machine or electronic transmission is received.
Additionally, Federal Post Card Applications for our Military or Overseas Voters if submitted by facsimile must be followed up with a hardcopy mailed FPCA that must be received by the early voting clerk by the fourth business day after the fax. Emailed FPCAs are not affected by this change.