Maryland Primary Election Dates

Tuesday, June 28 – Deadline to register to vote in the primary

Thursday, July 7 – Early in-person voting begins

Tuesday, July 12 – Deadline to request a mailed or faxed Vote-By-Mail Ballot

Thursday, July 14 – Early in-person voting ends

Friday, July 15 – Deadline to request a Vote-By-Mail Ballot delivered by internet

Tuesday, July 19 – Election Day

Early In-Person Voting

From Thursday July 7 to Thursday, July 14, registered voters in Maryland can vote early in-person in their county for the July 19 primary election. There are 14 Early Voting Centers in Montgomery County. Each will be open from 7am to 8pm. 

A complete list of all Early Voting Centers in Maryland can be found here.

Vote By Mail

Step 1: Request your Mail-In Ballot.

There are three ways to receive your Mail-In Ballot: by mail/fax, by the internet, or in-person at a local election board.


There are different deadlines for each method to receive your ballot:

  • Request a mailed or faxed Mail-In Ballot by Tuesday, July 12.

  • Request a Mail-In Ballot delivered through the internet by Friday, July 15.

  • Request a Mail-In Ballot in-person at a local election board by Tuesday, July 19.

Step 2: Receive and complete your Mail-In Ballot.

Once you receive your ballot, fill it out as soon as possible following all instructions provided. There are four methods to return your ballot:

  • You can mail your ballot. Envelopes must be postmarked on or before Election Day (July 19, 2022).

  • You can deliver your local election board. Ballots must be delivered before 8pm on July 19. The Montgomery County Board of Elections is located at 18753 N. Frederick Ave, Suite 210, Gaithersburg, MD 20879.

  • You can drop off your ballot at a ballot drop off boxBallots must be delivered before 8pm on July 19.

Voting In-Person on Election Day

You can vote in-person on Election Day (July 19) at your local polling place from 7am to 8pm.

Double check your polling place as locations may have changed from previous years.

Register to Vote

The deadline to register to vote in the Primary Election is June 28. To vote in the Democratic primary on July 19, voters must be registered Democrats.

Check your voter registration here.