Election Information-May 2022 Primary

May 17, 2022 Primary Election Information

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

 County Candidates Filed

Precinct Committeemen Candidates Filed

              The Candidate filing  period for the May 17th Primary is closed.

*Please note that not all residents will be eligible to vote on each office or question.  Your new precinct number and polling place can be found by using the Polling Place Look-Up tool on the Elections Home page.


2022 Seats up for Election

  • REMINDER: ALL Candidates for State Legislature file their paperwork with the Secretary of State's Office, not the County.  Please visit sos.idaho.gov for more information.

Change of Party Affiliation & Registration Deadlines

  • March 11, 2022 - Change of Party Affiliation Deadline - Idaho Code 34-411A - After this deadline, any voter already affiliated with any party may not change their affiliation or become "Unaffiliated" until after the May 17 Primary Election. "Unaffiliated" voters may still affiliate with a party. 

  • April 22, 2022 - Voter Registration Deadline

  • Go to voteidaho.gov to Register to Vote

Absentee Voting

  • Friday, May 6 at 5:00 PM was the deadline to request an absentee ballot.  Absentee ballots must be returned to the Kootenai County Elections Department by 8 p.m. on Election Day, May 17th.

Early Voting

  • Early Voting closed on May 13th at 5 p.m.

Sample Ballots

Logic and Accuracy Test

  • The Logic and Accuracy test is open to the public and will be on Monday, May 16, 2022, at 10:00 AM.