Lincoln County Elections
The Lincoln County Elections Department administers federal, state, county, municipal and special district elections in Lincoln County according to federal and state election laws. School elections are administered by the school district, unless we are asked to assist.
As part of administering these elections, we maintain the voter registration database for approximately 12,457 registered voters. Absentee voters make up 33% of our total registered voters. Lincoln County has 14 precincts and 7 Polling Places. Voter Registration Cards and Absentee Ballot forms can be obtained online, or at the elections office.
The link below will take you to a page featuring election results from the latest elections as well as an archive of past election results.
Visit the Election Results Page
MAY 2nd, 2017
Troy School District No. 1
Will hold a polling place election for Troy School District, McCormick/Sylvanite
& Yaak High School Districts
Absentee Ballots Mailed April 12, 2017
Late Registrants: Register to vote at the Lincoln County Courthouse and request and receive an absentee ballot from Troy School
SPECIAL FEDERAL ELECTION
THURSDAY MAY 25th, 2017
Will hold a regular polling place election
CLOSE OF REGISTRATION – April 25, 2017
Absentee Ballots mailed May 1, 2017
NOVEMBER 7th, 2017
DATE of FILING: April 20, 2017 – June 19, 2017
City of Troy, Town of Eureka and Town of Rexford
Will hold mail ballot elections
City of Libby will hold a poll election
CLOSE OF REGISTRATION – October 8, 2017
Absentee Ballots mailed October 13, 2017
Helpful Voting Forms
To provide better service, several filing forms are available to print and personally deliver or mail to the Election Department.
To vote in Lincoln County, you must meet the following criteria:
- 18 years old, or older, on, or before, the next election
- A citizen of the United States
- Have lived in Lincoln County, MT for at least 30 days
- Registered to vote as required by law
You cannot vote if:
- You are currently a convicted felon serving a sentence in a penal institution
- Have been judged in a court of law to be of unsound mind