November 2023 Consolidated Election Information

November 7, 2023 Consolidated Election 

Election Day Polls will be open from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m.

Please see below for Candidate Information, as well as for details regarding Voter Registration and Absentee Ballot requests.

Candidate and Ballot Question Information

November 7, 2023 Consolidated Election Ballots for Kootenai County will include candidates for:

  • City Offices
  • Fire District Commissioners
  • School District Trustees
  • Please Note: There is also always a potential for Ballot Questions to appear on the November Consolidated Election Ballot

Deadlines for Filing for Candidates and Submission of Ballot Questions:

August 28, 2023-September 8, 2023 - City Candidates Filing Window

September 8, 2023 - Fire Commissioner and School Board Trustee Candidate Filing Deadline

September 18, 2023 - Ballot Question Submission Deadline

September 15, 2023 - Write-in Candidate Filing Deadline

Voter Registration Deadline

  • Voter Registration closes on October 13th for the November 7th Consolidated Election.  Visit to register or update your voter registration!  
    Voters can also register and vote at the same time during Early Voting or at the polls on Election Day.  Early Voting and Election Day registration requires both 30-day Proof of Residency and Photo ID.

Absentee Voting

  • To request an absentee ballot and check the status of your request please visit: 
  • Paper requests must be personally signed by the registered voter, and can be dropped off, mailed, emailed or faxed to the Elections Office.  The last day to request a mail-in absentee ballot is October 27th at 5:00 P.M. and all requests must be received at the Elections Department by this deadline.  Idaho law does not allow postmarks to be valid for absentee requests.

Early Voting  

  • Early voting will be available at the Elections Department starting October 23rd, 2023 through November 3rd, 2023.  
    Early voting hours are Monday through Friday from 8 A.M. to 5 P.M.  

Logic and Accuracy Test 

  • The Logic and Accuracy Test is open to the public and will be held on a date To Be Determined.