Staff from the Alameda County Registrar of Voters will manage a table in the lobby of Dublin Library on Saturday, May 14th from 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM to register people to vote.

If you have already registered to vote, you do not need to re-register unless you change your name, home address, mailing address or if you want to change or select a political party.

You can register to vote online at Or call the Secretary of State’s free Voter Hotline at (800) 345-VOTE (8683) to get a form mailed to you.  May 23, 2016 is the last day to register to vote.

Voter registration forms can be found at most post offices, libraries, city and county government offices, county elections offices, and the California Secretary of State’s Office.  Voter registration forms are available in the Dublin Library on the counter to the right of the Adult Information Desk.

Voting for President depends on the party you are registered with.

If you are registered with a political party, you can vote for a candidate running for President in that party.

If you registered with no party preference, you can vote in the Presidential primary for the following parties:

  • Democratic
  • American Independent
  • Libertarian

You can select the party ballot at your polling place. If you vote-by-mail, you were sent a postcard to select a party ballot.

If you registered with no party preference and want to vote in the Presidential primary for one of the following political parties:

  • Republican
  • Green
  • Peace & Freedom

You must re-register to vote with that party by May 23, 2016.

The California Presidential Election Primary will be held on Tuesday, June 7th, 2016.  Polls will be open from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM.