• February 13, 2018 - First day to circulate and file nominations petitions.

  • March 6, 2018 - Last day to circulate and file nomination petitions.

  • March 7, 2018 - First day to circulate and file nomination papers (independent candidates).

  • March 21, 2018 - Last day for withdrawal by candidates who filed nomination petitions.

  • April 16, 2018 - Last day to Register to Vote before the primary.

  • May 8, 2018 - Last day to apply for a civilian absentee ballot.

  • May 11, 2018 - Last day for County Boards of Elections to receive voted civilian absentee ballots.

  • May 15, 2018 - General Primary Election

  • May 16, 2018 - First day to Register to Vote after primary election.

  • May 22, 2018 - Last day for County Boards of Elections to receive voted military and overseas absentee ballots (must be submitted for delivery no later than 11:59 PM on May 14).

  • August 1, 2018 - Last day to circulate and file nomination papers.

  • August 8, 2018 - Last day for withdrawal by candidates nominated by nomination papers.

  • August 13, 2018 - Last day for withdrawal by candidates nominated at the primary.

  • October 9, 2018 - Last day to Register to Vote before the November Election.

  • October 30, 2018 - Last day to apply for a civilian absentee ballot.

  • November 2, 2018 - Last day for County Boards of Elections to receive voted civilian absentee ballots.

  • November 6, 2018 - General Election

  • November 7, 2018 - First day to Register to Vote after the November Election.

  • November 13, 2018 - Last day for County Boards of Elections to receive voted military and overseas absentee ballots (must be submitted for delivery no later than 11:59 PM on November 5).

All dates are subject to change without notice.

Register To Vote

Voter Resources

Send completed forms to: 

Sullivan County Election Bureau
245 Muncy Street
P.O. Box 157
Laporte, PA 18626

Precinct Locations

Cherry Township
Cherry Township Municipal Building
11961 Route 87
Dushore, PA 18614

Bernice Precinct
Ber-Mil Fire Company Building
113 School Road
Mildred, PA 18632

Colley Township
Colley Township Municipal Building
15626 Route 87
Dushore, PA 18614

Lopez Precinct
Lopez Municipal Building
5815 Route 487
Lopez, PA 18628

Davidson Township
Valley United Methodist Church
1906 Route 220
Muncy Valley, PA 17758

Dushore Borough
Dushore Fire Company Building
Center and Julia Streets
Dushore, PA 18614

Eagles Mere Borough
Eagles Mere Fire Company Building
Ferh Alley
Eagles Mere, PA 17731

Elkland Township
Elkland Township Municipal Building
909 Kobee Road
Forksville, PA 18616

Forks Township
Forks Township Municipal Building
627 Molyneux Hill Road
Dushore, PA 18614

Forksville Borough
Forksville Fire Company Building
158 Main Street
Forksville, PA 18616

Fox Township
Endless Winds Fire Company Building
9721 Route 154
Shunk, PA 17768

Hillsgrove Township
Hillsgrove Volunteer Fire Co Building
2232 Route 87
Hillsgrove, PA 18619

Laporte Borough
Laporte Borough Community Hall
346 Muncy Street
Laporte, PA 18626

Laporte Township
Laporte Township Building
4987 Route 220
Muncy Valley, PA 17758

Shrewsbury Township
Shrewsbury Township Building
1793 Edkin Hill Road
Muncy Valley, PA 17758

Tax Collectors

Tax Collectors who are running for the first time must file a copy of a PA State Police Background Check with the petition and file the original with the municipality. Tax collectors who are running for a second or subsequent term of office are not required to file the background check.

There are two methods of requesting a Criminal Record.                                            

  1. Online Request The Pennsylvania State Police has also established a web-based computer application called “Pennsylvania Access To Criminal History,” (PATCH) Using this system, a requestor can apply for a criminal background check on an individual. Eighty-five percent of the time, “No Record” certificates are returned immediately through the Internet to the requestor. Pennsylvania Access to Criminal History (PATCH) Web Site

Check Status of Previously Submitted Criminal History Request If you have submitted your criminal history request on-line and know your control number, Click Here.  If you do not know your control number, or for additional criminal history request questions call the PATCH Help Line toll-free at: 1-888-QUERY-PA (1-888-783-7972)

For further information please visit http://dced.pa.gov/local-government/training/act-48/

Contact Election Bureau

Our office is located on the second floor in the Commissioner's office.

Sullivan County Election Bureau
245 Muncy Street
P.O. Box 157
Laporte, PA 18626

1-570-946-5201

Staff

Hope Verelst - Director of Elections