Elections Division


The Secretary of State serves as Nebraska’s chief election officer. Working with election officials in the state’s 93 counties, the Elections Division oversees election law, the conduct of elections in the state, election tabulation equipment and the state voter registration system. The division accepts candidate filings and compiles results for statewide, legislative, judicial retention and certain district elections. The division oversees filings for statewide initiative and referendum petitions.

Phone: (402) 471-2555
Fax: (402) 471-7834
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 94608, Lincoln, NE 68509-4608
Location: 301 S. 13th Street, Suite 410, Lincoln, NE 68508
Email: sos.elect@nebraska.gov


Nebraska Voter Information Lookup

Register to vote online

Active Voter Registrations*

Republican: 602,197
Democratic: 332,066
Libertarian: 18,089
Legal Marijuana NOW: 6,082
Nonpartisan: 269,224
Total: 1,227,658
*As of February 1, 2024

Next Statewide Election

5/14/2024 Presidential Statewide Primary Election

Dates & Deadlines

02/15/2024 - Incumbent (any current office holder) filing deadline for an office to appear on the primary election ballot.

03/01/2024 - Non-incumbent (new filers) filing deadline for an office to appear on the primary election ballot.
Last day for a candidate, for the primary election, to file a statement of financial interest with the Nebraska Accountability and Disclosure Commission, if required.
Last day for a candidate, whose filing deadlines are February 15 or March 1, to withdraw their name and decline to be a candidate.