February 23, 2021 Consolidated Primary


Offices to be Nominated

  • City of North Chicago Mayor
  • City of North Chicago Treasurer
  • City of North Chicago Alderman - Ward 5
  • City of Waukegan Mayor
Ballot Information
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. (Note: only voters who reside in the Cities of North Chicago and Waukegan are eligible to vote.)
Voter Registration

Register online

Register in person

Grace Period Registration

  • Jan. 14 to Feb 5, 2021 at Lake County Clerk's office only
  • Available at any early voting site when open Feb. 8 to Feb. 22
  • 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 April 6, 2021,
  • 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

  • Due to COVID-19, we are encouraging all voters 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

Early Voting only at the Lake County Clerk's Office

  • Jan. 14 to Feb. 5, 2021
  • Weekdays from 9 AM to 5 PM
  • 18 N. County St., Waukegan
  • Feb. 8 to Feb. 22, 2021
  • Early voting at the Lake County Main Courthouse Lobby
  • Evening and weekend hours available

Election Day

Hospitalized or Nursing Home Voter

Military/Overseas Voter

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