June 28, 2022 General Primary Election


Offices to be Nominated

  • U.S. Senator
  • Governor / Lt. Governor
  • Attorney General
  • Secretary of State
  • Comptroller
  • Treasurer
  • Representatives in Congress
  • State Senators
  • State Representatives
  • North Shore Water Reclamation District Trustees
  • Lake County Clerk
  • Lake County Treasurer
  • Lake County Sheriff
  • Regional Superintendent of Schools
  • County Board Members - Districts 1-19
  • Judge of the Supreme Court - 2nd District
  • Judge of the Appellate Court - 2nd District
  • Judges of the 19th Circuit Court

Offices to be Elected

  • State Central Committeemen & Committeewomen
  • City of Lake Forest Alderpersons
  • Precinct Committeepersons
Ballot Information
  • Candidate List

  • Referenda

  • Track Lake County Clerk's receipt of your application and voted ballot by mail

  • Voter Information Guide
To see a sample ballot for your Lake County address, please enter house number, street name and zip code. Please call 847-377-Vote (8683) if address is not found.
Voter Registration

Register online

Register in person

Grace Period Registration

  • Jun 1 to Jun 10, 2022 at Lake County Clerk's office only
  • Available at any early voting site when open Jun 13 to Jun 27
  • On Election Day, you can register at your assigned neighborhood voting site serving your address or the Lake County Main Courthouse Lobby
  • You must vote at the time of registration

Registration requirements

You must:
  • be a U.S. citizen,
  • be a resident of your precinct for 30 days before Election Day,
  • be 18 years old on or before Nov 8, 2022,
  • provide two forms of valid identification. Both pieces of identification must show your current name, and one must show your current Lake County physical street address.

Check your registration status

Print your personalized Certificate of Registration card

Voting Options

Vote by Mail

  • We encourage any voter to vote by mail and avoid lines during early voting or on Election Day. Feel safe in the comfort of your own home and vote from there.
  • Request a ballot or track your request
  • Receive notifications about your ballot request
  • County-wide Drop Box locations

Early Voting at the Lake County Clerk's Office

  • May 19 to Jun 10, 2022
  • Weekdays from 9 AM to 5 PM
  • 18 N. County St., Waukegan

Early Voting County-wide

  • Jun 13 to Jun 27, 2022
  • Early voting sites throughout Lake County
  • Evening and weekend hours available
  • Early Voting site locator

Election Day

  • Jun 28, 2022
  • Polls are open 6 AM to 7 PM
  • Use your assigned neighborhood voting site serving your address.
  • Election Day voting site locator

Hospitalized or Nursing Home Voter

Military/Overseas Voter

Pollwatcher Guide

Lake County Clerk's brochure describing the qualifications and responsibilities of a pollwatcher.