Presidential and State Primary voter registration deadline – February 1,
Presidential and State Primary Election date – March 1, 2016
General Election voter registration deadline – October 10, 2016
General Election – November 8, 2016
Election information phone number – 512-463-5650 or 1-800-252-VOTE (8683)
State election website –
Any person may vote early in person, no
excuse needed: February 16 through February 26, 2016 for the Primary;
October 24 through November 4, 2016 for the General Election.
A person may vote early by mail only if he
meets one of four requirements: will be away from his county on Election Day
and during early voting; is sick or disabled; is 65 years of age or older on
Election Day; or is confined in jail.
Requests for early voting by mail ballots may
be made between: January 4, 2016 and February 19, 2016 for the
Primary; September 9, 2016 and October 28, 2016 for the General Election.
Requests must be received, not just postmarked, by the deadlines above.