Lewis County Auditor’s Office Announces Registration Deadlines for February Special Election


The Lewis County Auditor’s Office released a statement on Monday announcing registration deadlines for the Feb. 14 special election. 

According to the auditor’s office, Feb. 6 will be the last day to register by mail, online or at a drivers’ licensing location. It will also be the last day to transfer or update existing voter registration remotely. Applications must be received no later than eight days before election day, or Feb. 6. If the registration application is mailed, it must be received on or before Feb. 6 for changes to be made for the Feb. 14 election. Registration applications and updates received by mail or online after the deadline will take effect for the next election. 

Election day, Feb. 14, will be the last day to register or update an address in-person. Visit the auditor’s office no later than 8 p.m. to register or update an address. Updates can only be processed if a voter has not already returned their ballot.

Individuals may register, update their address or obtain registration forms at the auditor’s office in the Lewis County Courthouse at 351 NW North St. in Chehalis between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Registration can be completed at all drivers’ licensing locations when updating or obtaining a drivers’ license. Mail-in registration forms are available at all post office locations, libraries and school district offices and can also be accessed online at www.votewa.gov. 

The auditor’s office is available for assistance to the elderly and people with disabilities for registration and voting

For more information, call the Lewis County Auditor’s Office at 360-740-1278 or 360-740-1164. Calls can also be made toll free within Lewis County at 1-800-562-6130, ext. 1278 or 1164.