August 13: Deadline for voter registration - primaries
Final date for voter registration for primaries. Registration must be made at least 30 days prior to the primary.
To register on-line https://vote.sos.ri.gov or register at the LC Town Clerk’s Office.
August 22: Deadline for Mail ballot applications - primaries
Final date to submit application for a regular mail ballot for primaries. To be received by local boards of canvassers not later than 21 days prior to primaries.
August 23:Emergency ballot period begins
Beginning of the period for emergency ballot applications for those voters whose circumstances necessitating a ballot arise during the period from August 23rd through September 11th at 4 p.m.
Sept 11 at 4:30pm: Emergency ballot period ends:
Final date to submit application for emergency ballot for primaries. To be received by local boards of canvassers not later than 4 p.m.
September 12: Party Primaries
Polls open 9am - 8pm
September 12 at 8pm: Deadline for Receipt of Mail ballots
Final date for receipt of mail ballots by Board of Elections for primaries. Must be received by the Board of Elections at 50 Branch Avenue, Providence, RI not later than 8p.m.