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About The Registrar Of Voters

Deva Marie Proto, Sonoma County Clerk-Recorder-Assessor

I am honored and excited to be serving as your Clerk-Recorder-Assessor and Registrar of Voters. Our office provides so many core vital services to the public and we believe in the importance of doing so fairly, efficiently and with great customer service.

I look forward to building on the successes we have had in the past, while embracing many future improvements.

Deva Marie Proto
Sonoma County Clerk-Recorder-Assessor


Sonoma County to Debut New Voting System for March Special Election

Voters in the Palm Drive Health Care District will be first to use Sonoma County’s new modern voting system.
Read more about the March 5, 2019 New Voting System Debut

 

Assistance at the Polls

Did You Know? California law allows you to bring up to 2 individual of your choice with you to the polls to assist you. However, they may not be your employer or an agent of your union.

OTRA ASISTENCIA

¿Sabía que la ley de California le permite llevar hasta 2 personas de su elección para ayudarle en los lugares de votación? Sin embargo, no pueden ser ni su empleador ni un representante de su sindicato.

ជំនួយបផ្បេងបទៀត

បតអ្ើកនដ្ងឹបទ? ច្ាបរដ្ Californiaអ្នុញ្ញាតឱបយអ្កយកបុគលរ តដ្ល 2 កតារជបម្រើសរបស់អ្នកជារួយអ្នកបៅកដនលងប ោះបនោតបដ្របបីជយអ្នក។ ប ោះជាយា៉ាង្កបោយ ពួកបគអាច្រិនដរនជានបយាជក ឬជាភាោកងារននស ជីពរបស់អ្នក។

IBANG TULONG

Alam mo ba? Ang batas ng California ay nagpapahintulot sa iyo na magsama sa mga botohan ng hanggang 2 taong pinili mo upang tulungan ka. Gayunman, sila ay hindi maaaring ang iyong pinagtatrabahuhan o isang ahente ng iyong unyon.

HỖ TRỢ KHÁC

Quý vị có đã biết? Luật California cho phép quý vị dẫn theo tối đa 2 người mà quý vị chọn đến nơi bỏ phiếu để hỗ trợ quý vị. Tuy nhiên, họ không thể là chủ hãng của quý vị hoặc người đại diện cho nghiệp đoàn của quý vị.

The Registrar of Voters Office is a division of the County Clerk-Recorder-Assessor’s Department, under the direction of an elected County Clerk. The Registrar of Voters Office performs a range of election-related duties, in addition to other public services that increase citizen participation and education.

Mission Statement

The Sonoma County Registrar of Voters Office is committed to the following goals:

  • To provide the highest level of service to the voters of Sonoma County
  • To eliminate barriers to participation in the democratic process
  • To educate youth as to the importance of the democratic process
  • To provide assistance to candidates, proponents and opponents of ballot measures and political jurisdictions in a fair and unbiased manner

Election-related Duties Include:

  • Conduct federal, state, and local elections held in Sonoma County
  • Register voters and maintain the voter registration file
  • Procure all polling places, and recruit all poll workers in Sonoma County
  • Provide information to candidates regarding the nomination process and campaign finance disclosure requirements
  • Maintain files of campaign committee financial statements (itemized listings of candidates’ and campaigns’ contributions and expenditures)
  • Provide voter registration information and related campaign materials to candidates and campaigns

Public Services Include:

  • Provide proof of registration upon request (for example, proof of residency or school residency verification)
  • Provide procedural guides to candidates and campaigns
  • Conduct office tours upon request by schools, civic groups and clubs interested in a "behind-the-scenes" view of elections
  • Conduct training for individuals or groups organizing a voter registration drive
  • Conduct training for poll workers and other Election Officials
  • Provide speakers for functions by groups desiring information about voter registration, the elections process, and how to become a poll worker

Business Hours for the Registrar of Voters Office

Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

To Visit the County of Sonoma Registrar Of Voters Office:

435 Fiscal Drive
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

A drive thru Drop Box is available 24/7 for your convenience.

To Call the Registrar of Voters Office:

General Information:(707) 565-6800 Work
Toll Free:(800) 750-VOTE / (800) 750-8683 Work
TDD for hearing impaired:(707) 565-6888
Fax:(707) 565-6843 Work Fax

To Email the Registrar of Voters Office:

Voter Registration Information:
Vote by Mail Information:
Campaign Information:
Poll Worker Information:
Ordering maps and/or
Election Data:
General Information:

To Write to the Registrar of Voters Office:

Postal Address:
Sonoma County Registrar of Voters
P.O. Box 11485
Santa Rosa, CA 95406-1485
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