2017 Consolidated Election

November 7, 2017

On November 7, 2017, approximately 353,000 eligible San Bernardino County voters will have the opportunity to participate in the 2017 Consolidated Election.  There are four jurisdictions holding elections to fill board member offices. This election will also include local measures.

Election Publications

County of San Bernardino Voter Information Guide

  • The Voter Information Guide is a booklet published by the San Bernardino County Elections Office that includes information about voting, candidates and measures, a sample ballot, and polling place information. 
  • The comprehensive Voter Information Guide [pdf] contains information for all offices up for election throughout San Bernardino County.  You can also view the comprehensive Voter Information Guide in Spanish [pdf].
  • The precinct specific Voter Information Guide contains information for offices up for election and measures on the ballot in each precinct.  You can view precinct specific Voter Information Guides by using the Polling Place and Voter Information Guide Look-up tool.
  • The accessible format Voter Information Guide [no longer available] provides customized election information for voters who use screen-reader software.

Press Releases and Public Notices


Key Dates and Deadlines

Date Action
July 17, 2017 Candidate filing begins
August 11, 2017 Candidate filing deadline 
October 4, 2017 Voter Information Guides delivered to U.S. Post Office
October 10, 2017 Early voting begins
October 11, 2017 Mail Ballots delivered to U.S. Post Office
October 23, 2017 Voter registration deadline
October 31, 2017 Deadline to apply for a Mail Ballot
November 7, 2017 Election Day - 2017 Consolidated Election
November 8, 2017 Canvass of the Election begins
November 27, 2017 Deadline to complete the official canvass and certify the results

Offices and Candidates Information

Offices Up For Election:

Candidate Filing:

Candidate Statements:

  • At the time of filing, Candidates are required to pay the estimated costs of printing their candidate statement in the Voter Information Guide.
  • To submit a candidate statement, please fill out the Candidate Statement Form [no longer available].

List of Candidates:

Measures on the Ballot

  • View the Local Measures on the ballot for the 2017 Consolidated Election.

Voter Registration

If you want to vote by mail or vote at your assigned polling place, your voter registration application must be postmarked no later than October 23, 2017 for the 2017 Consolidated Election.

If you miss the voter registration deadline, you can still register and vote in person at the Elections Office or at an Early Vote site on or before Election Day.

Voting Options

Visit our Voting Options page for complete information and instructions.


Military and Overseas Voters:

Uniformed and Overseas citizens can obtain a Voter Information Guide and Sample Ballot [no longer available] as well as a Ballot [no longer available] for this election.  For complete information, visit the Secretary of State’s website for Military and Overseas Voters.

Mail Ballot Return Statistics

The Mail Ballot Return Statistics Report shows the number of mail ballots that have been issued and returned for the election, as well as historical statistics for previous elections. The data presented on this report is updated daily and may fluctuate as additional mail ballot applications are received and voted mail ballots are processed.