Upcoming Elections

2018 Mayoral Election


The deadline is January 19 to register to vote or change your registration for the Feb 13 primary election for Oklahoma City Mayor.

Visit ok.gov/elections to download a voter registration application or get more information on registering to vote. You can also get voter registration applications at the state election board office, your county election board office or post offices, tag agencies and libraries.

 The candidates in the mayoral election are: 

  • Taylor M. Neighbors
  • Randall Smith
  • David Holt 

If the winner of the February 13 primary election earns a majority of the votes, that candidate will be sworn in to a four-year term as Mayor on April 10. If no candidate receives a majority, the two candidates with the most votes will stand in a decisive general election April 3. 

Voting information 

All Oklahoma City voters registered by the January 19 deadline are eligible to vote in the election. Use your voter ID card or the Oklahoma State Election Board’s online voter tool at ok.gov/elections to find your polling location or confirm your registration. 

Voters who have disabilities can find more information about voter assistance in Oklahoma at ok.gov/elections

State law requires proof of identity to vote. Acceptable forms of ID are a voter ID card, driver’s license or another form of ID issued by the federal government, state government or federally recognized tribal government. 

The deadline to request an absentee ballot for the primary election is 5 p.m. Feb. 7. Apply for an absentee ballot or download an absentee ballot request form at ok.gov/elections

Overseas voters, including military members, can get more information about overseas absentee voting at ok.gov/elections

Early voting for the primary election is 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Feb. 8-9 at your local county election board: