Current Election

The August 6 Primary Election will include the following districts:  40th Legislative District, Whatcom County, City of Bellingham, City of Blaine (Ward 2), City of Ferndale, City of Lynden, Blaine School District 503, Fire Protection District 7 and Fire Protection District 21.

Election Date: August 6, 2019
Ballots Mailed: July 17, 2019
Accessible Voting Units Available: July 17, 2019
Number of Registered Voters: 147,254 (as of August 7, 2019)
Ballots Returned: 58,172

Registration Deadlines

Monday, July 29
Voter registration and address changes online or by mail must be received at the Whatcom County Auditor's Office by July 29.

July 30 through August 6
Visit our office to register to vote or change your address by 8:00 pm Election Day.

Election Results

View Results

Get a Replacement Ballot

Returning Your Ballot

By Mail:
No stamp needed for this election.  Ballots must be postmarked by Election Day.

By Drop Box:
No stamp needed.
Drop boxes will open on July 17 and close at 8:00 pm on Election Day, August 6.
View Drop Box Location Map

Sample Ballot

Sample Ballot

Online Voters' Guide


Printed Voters' Pamphlet

To be mailed on July 17
Supplemental Voters' Pamphlet Insert