Voter Registration and Elections
Office of the Registrar of Voters

News Release

August 5, 2021​

Contact: Voter Registration and Elections
(916) 875-6451

County Voter Information Guide
Mailed to Sacramento County Registered Voters

The Voter Registration and Elections (VRE) Office has begun mailing the County Voter Information Guide (CVIG) for the September 14, 2021 California Gubernatorial Recall Election to Sacramento County registered voters. The VRE Office printed more than 800,000 Guides in English, Spanish and Chinese.

Registered voters can expect the CVIG to arrive in their mailboxes in the next week. It will include Ballot Drop Box and Vote Center locations. Voters that have 'opted out' of receiving a paper version of the CVIG may view it on the VRE website beginning August 16, 2021.

For more information about the Recall Election and voting in Sacramento County, visit the VRE website at, contact VRE at (916) 875-6451, email, or call the toll-free voter assistance hotline at (800) 762-8019. The hotline has the ability to connect voters with disabilities with TTY (Text Telephone).

​Key Election Dates​


Monda​​y, August 16

Mailing of ballots ​​to all registered voters begins

​Monday, August 16

Voted ballots may be returned by mail (no postage needed) or in any of the Ballot Drop Boxes located throughout the County

Monday, August 30

Close of voter registration for the September 14, 2021 California Gubernatorial Recall Election. Voter registration forms must be postmarked by this date or delivered to the VRE Office at 7000 65th Street, Suite A, Sacramento 95823 by 5:00 p.m. Online voter registration must be completed before midnight on this date at

Tuesday, August 31

Conditional Voter Registration (CVR) begins

​Saturday, September 4

 11 Day Vote Centers​ open

​​Tuesday, September 7

Last day a Vote by Mail (VBM) ballot can be mailed to you. After this date, VBM ballots are only available at the VRE Office or Vote Centers

​Saturday, September 11

All Vote Centers open throughout the Coun​ty

​Tuesday, September 14

Election Day 

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