Seattle Voters' Guide
Guide to the upcoming election for City of Seattle voters. Background information on the election and statements from the candidates and ballot issue campaigns.

Which Voters' Guide?

Form of Government

August 4, 2020 Primary Election

Election Results

Local Results
King County Elections
Secretary of State

Seattle City Offices and Measures on the Primary Ballot

No Seattle City Offices or Seattle Ballot Measures will appear on the August 4, 2020 Primary Ballot.

To see a list of registered Political Committees promoting City of Seattle ballot issues this year click on Campaigns in the left menu.

The next regularly scheduled elections for Mayor, City Attorney and At-Large Council Positions 8 and 9 will be in 2021.

The next regularly scheduled elections for City Council Districts 1 through 7 will be in 2023.

Other Offices and Measures on City of Seattle Primary Ballots

Other offices on City of Seattle Primary Election Ballots

Federal US House of Representatives

State Statewide offices of Governor, Lt. Governor, Secretary of State, State Treasurer, State Auditor, Attorney General, Commissioner of Public Lands, Superintendent of Public Instruction, and Insurance Commissioner
State Senate
State House of Representatives

Local There are no local offices on the Primary Election ballot

For more information, see the: King County Elections'
Candidate Voters' Guide

Statewide ballot measures

There are no statewide ballot measures on the Primary Election ballot

Other local ballot measures on City of Seattle Primary Election Ballots

There are no local ballot measures on the Primary Election ballot

Democracy Voucher Program

Eligible Seattle residents may receive four $25 Democracy Vouchers, valued at a total of $100. Democracy Vouchers can be used to support candidates running for Mayor, City Attorney and Seattle City Council in the 2021 election. For more information, please visit the Democracy Voucher Program website.

Other Languages

King County Elections has voting information available in these languages:

中文 (Chinese)

한국어 (Korean)

Español (Spanish)

Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)

Other 2020 Seattle Elections Information

Election Days

Primary: Tuesday, August 4, 2020
General: Tuesday, November 3, 2020

Voting and Ballot FAQs

How do I register to vote?
What is the registration deadline?
How do I get a ballot?
Are there absentee ballots?
Do I have a polling place?
Which voting precinct do I live in?
What is Vote by Mail?
How do I find my voting location?
How do I get help with voting?
What districts am I in?

Contact King County Elections