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What you need to know for Primary Day

Posted at 9:21 PM, Mar 14, 2016

Tuesday is the primary election. Here are a few things to help get you through this Election Day in Ohio:

First, check on your voter registration and make sure you will be able to get in and out of your polling location tomorrow. The deadline to register was Feb. 16. 

Are you registered to vote? Check here.

Need to know when and where to go to vote? Polls will open at 6:30 a.m. and close at 7:30 p.m.

Click here to find where to vote in your area.

Did you already vote through an absentee ballot?

Check on your absentee ballot's status here.

Need to view a sample ballot before you go in to vote?

View a sample ballot for your county here.

Ohio law requires that every voter, upon appearing at the polling place to vote on Election Day, must announce his or her full name and current address and provide proof of identity. 

Find out what forms of identification will be accepted on Tuesday.

Are you or someone you know disabled and need to know how to vote?

Click here for information for voters with disabilities.

DID YOU KNOW? If you are 17 years old, you can still vote in the Ohio primary election. 

Click here for information on judge's order that allows 17-year-old residents to vote in the Ohio presidential primary.

Need to know how to mark your ballot on Election Day? 

Instructions for marking and casting your ballot are posted in each polling place. If you have any questions about how to mark or cast your ballot, or if you have incorrectly marked a ballot, immediately contact a precinct election official for instructions before you continue.

Find election results here after 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Need to know more about the presidential candidates?

Click here for candidate biographies.

Click here to watch videos of the candidates' rallies and debates.