Voting & Election Information

The Auditor-Treasurer's Office administers the county functions of Federal, State and Local elections. This process involves registration of voters; candidate filings; ballot layout; electronic tabulation programming; election judges training; absentee voting administration; election day signature rosters; election night results; abstracts; maintaining voter history and administering county recounts. This office is a resource to cities, townships and school districts in the election process.

When are elections?

Township elections are held annually on the second Tuesday in March with the exception of Nessel & Lent Townships, which holds their election during the general election in November.

    • 2018  Township Election:  Tuesday March 13, 2018

Federal, State, and City elections are held every two years.

  • Primary Elections are the second Tuesday in August.
    • 2018 Primary Election:  Tuesday August 14, 2018
  • General Elections are on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November.
    • 2018 General Election:  Tuesday November 6, 2018


Minnesota's official voter resource from the Office of the Secretary of State


Helpful Information


Minnesota's precinct caucuses will be held Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. 

On caucus night, the Secretary of State caucus webpage will link to party websites for caucus results. After parties have finalized their results, they will submit a file to OSS which will be accessible from the OSS election results webpage.  Secretary of State

2018 Caucus Locations-Chisago County

If you are unsure of your location, click the link below and you will be redirected to enter your address information.

Caucus Finder