2016 Missouri Election Calendar

Official
Election Day

Style of Election

Last Day to
Register to Vote

First Day for
Candidate Filing

Last Day for
Candidate Filing

Final Certification
Date

February 2, 2016

 

Bond elections may be held on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in February but no other issue shall be included on the ballot for such election.

January 6, 2016

October 13, 2015
[Jurisdictions in
Kansas City begin filing
October 20, 2015]

November 17, 2015

November 24, 2015

March 8, 2016
(see local charter)

Charter cities and charter counties ONLY

February 10, 2016

November 17, 2015
[Jurisdictions in
Kansas City begin filing
November 24, 2015]

December 22, 2015

December 29, 2015

March 15, 2016

Presidential Preference
Primary

February 17, 2016

December 1, 2015

December 29, 2015

January 5, 2016

April 5, 2016

General Municipal Election
Day

March 9, 2016

December 15, 2015
[Candidates for offices in Kansas
City, contact the Kansas City Board
of Elections, Platte County Board of
Elections, Cass County Clerk, or
Clay County Board of Elections for
filing dates]

January 19, 2016

January 26, 2016

August 2, 2016

Primary Election

July 6, 2016

February 23, 2016

March 29, 2016

May 24, 2016

November 8, 2016

General Election

October 12, 2016

July 19, 2016*
[Jurisdictions in
Kansas City begin filing
July 26, 2016]

August 23, 2016*

August 30, 2016